18-Nov-2011 9:14 AM

Lion Air signs largest ever order in Boeing history

Boeing confirmed (17-Nov-2011) Jakarta-based Lion Air signed a commitment for the airline to order 201 B737MAXs and 29 B737-900ERs. The agreement also includes purchase rights for an additional 150 aircraft. With 230 aircraft at a list price of USD21.7 billion, this agreement will be the largest commercial aircraft order ever in Boeing’s history by both dollar volume and total number of aircraft. [more - original PR]