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Boeing sold 60 of its 737 Max plane in the first days of the Dubai Air Show, ending a dry spell since the jet was grounded

Posted On: Nov 19, 2019   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Boeing sold 60 of its 737 Max plane in the first days of the Dubai Air Show, ending a dry spell since the jet was grounded

Boeing has sold 60 of its 737 Max jets so far at the Dubai Airshow. The orders came from three different airline customers.
The orders are among the first that Boeing has received since the 737 Max was grounded in March 2018 - aside from a tentative order for 200 placed at the Paris Airshow in June - representing a possible end to the order drought for the plane.
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Boeing has ended an increasingly worrying sales drought for its grounded 737 Max jet, with 60 planes sold to three customers during the first two days of the Dubai airshow.
Since all variants of the 737 Max were grounded by regulators around the world in March 2019, Boeing has struggled to secure orders for the latest version of its best-selling jetliner.
At the Paris airshow in June, Boeing scored a major vote of confidence in plane type with a tentative order for 200 from IAG,...

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