7 January 2014
Boeing (NYSE: BA) and flydubai have announced an order for seventy-five 737 MAX 8s and eleven Next-Generation 737-800s, valued at USD8.8bn at list prices.
In addition, the airline retains purchase rights for 25 more 737 MAXs.
The order was first announced as a commitment at the 2013 Dubai Airshow, making it Boeing´s largest single-aisle airplane order in the Middle East.
flydubai was the first airline in the world to debut the Boeing Sky Interior, an enhanced onboard experience. To date, flydubai has grown its fleet to 34 Next-Generation 737-800s.
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