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Flydubai commits to $27 billion order for 225 Boeing 737 MAX

Staff Writer |
Flydubai announced a commitment to a US$27 billion order for 225 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft to support the growth of its fleet.

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This is the third aircraft order placed by the airline with Boeing in its eight-year history and follows orders placed in 2008 and 2013.

This new aircraft order will support its continued expansion within a geographic area that is home to 2.5 billion people.

The airline by the end of the year will have a fleet of 61 Next-Generation Boeing 737-800 aircraft and Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft.

In addition, there is a pipeline of 70 aircraft due for delivery by 2023.

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