|Boeing Business Jet Max 9 in flight. Photo: Boeing|
[Avionics Today 06-17-2015] Boeing Business Jets announced the sale of the first BBJ MAX 9 at the 2015 Paris Airshow to an undisclosed European customer. This sale marks the fifth BBJ MAX order. Boeing has previously booked four orders for the BBJ MAX 8 model.
"We are thrilled to announce that the BBJ MAX 9 program is officially launched with our first BBJ MAX 9 order," said Boeing Business Jets President David Longridge. "While maintaining the unmatched cabin comfort of today's BBJ, the BBJ MAX's lower fuel use, increased range capability, updated flight deck, lower noise and reduced emissions enable the airplane to better meet the diverse needs of our VIP customers."