Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Icelandair Group Buys 12 737MAXs
Icelandair Group and Boeing have signed a commitment for 12 737 MAX8 and 737MAX9 aircraft with purchase rights for additional 12 aircraft. The first delivery to Icelandair is scheduled for the first half of 2018. The commitment for all 12 aircraft is valued at $1.2 billion at Boeing list prices.
“This commitment is the result of our research into what aircraft manufacturers have on offer to help us strengthen and grow our fleet and our network towards the future. We have had a successful relationship with Boeing for decades and we are pleased to continue our cooperation for years to come”, says Björgólfur Jóhannsson, Icelandair Group president and CEO.