United Airlines rounded off a strong Farnborough show for Boeing by ordering 100 reengined 737-9 MAXs and 50 737-900ERs in a deal worth $14.7 billion at list prices (see chart). United President/CEO Jeff Smisek says the deal was signed after lengthy negotiations with Airbus and Boeing, as well as engine suppliers CFM and Pratt & Whitney. In 2010 United, which flies A319s and A320s and is not a customer for the 737 Next Generation family, merged with Continental, a major 737 NG operator ...

THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS

You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "United's Big Boeing Deal".

 

Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.

 

Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.