Boeing receives $6.9bn 737 order

Boeing and Turkish Airlines have finalised a firm order for 40 737 MAX 8s, 10 737 MAX 9s and 20 Next-Generation 737-800 jets, valued at $6.9bn at list prices.

The order, originally announced as a commitment in April 2014, also includes options for an additional 25 737 MAX 8s and is the largest Boeing order in Turkish Airlines’ history.

Today’s announcement brings the total number of 737 MAXs ordered to date to 1,285 and Boeing currently has more than 3,100 unfilled orders for 737s.