India’s Jet Airways has announced a new order for 75 Boeing 737 MAX airplanes.
Jet Airways announced its first order for 75 MAX airplanes in 2015. The newest order adds 75 more MAXs to support the airline’s future expansion. Jet Airways is set to take direct delivery of its first MAX airplane later this year.
“Our new order for the additional 75 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft will allow us to deliver a differentiated and world-class customer experience to our guests,” said “Vinay Dube, Chief Executive Officer, Jet Airway. “This additional order re-emphasises our trust and confidence in Boeing and also reaffirms our commitment to operate extremely modern, reliable and fuel efficient aircraft as part of our fleet.”
He added: “Jet Airways’ partnership with Boeing goes back 25 years ever since the airline was conceived and took to the skies. This order underscores Jet Airways’ commitment to the growth and sustainability of the Indian aviation market”
The 737 MAX family of airplanes offers 130 to 230 seats with the ability to fly up to 3,850 nautical miles (7,130 kilometres). They incorporate the latest CFM International LEAP-1B engines, Advanced Technology winglets, the Boeing Sky Interior and large flight deck displays.