7 January 2014
Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Air Algerie said they have announced a commitment for eight Next-Generation 737-800 airplanes. When finalised, the order will be worth USD724m at list prices.
The 737-800 is one of the best-selling versions of the Next-Generation 737 family, the most technologically advanced single-aisle airplane family. Air Algerie´s order will feature the Boeing Sky Interior, the 787 Dreamliner inspired cabin.
Based in Algeria´s capital city Algiers, at Houari Boumedienne International Airport, Air Algerie currently serves more than 40 destinations across Africa, Asia, Europe, North America and the Middle East. The Algerian flag-carrier currently operates a fleet of 17 Next-Generation 737-800s and five 737-600s.
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