BEIJING — Boeing has confirmed an intended order for 50 737NG and 737 MAX aircraft from the new budget offshoot of Juneyao Airlines. The new company, 9 Air, is due to begin flying this year. Aviation Week reported Juneyao’s intention to order the aircraft for 9 Air, then known only by its Chinese name, Jiu Yuan, on March 3. Between 20 and 30 of the aircraft would be 737 MAXs, with CFM Leap engines, industry officials said in March. Boeing does not detail the split. "The ...


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