Paris Air Show 2017 Day 1
Boeing unveiled a new version of its best-selling 737 aircraft on Monday, injecting life into a faltering civil aviation market as French President Emmanuel Macron flew in to open the world’s biggest airshow in Paris.
* Lessor GECAS orders 100 A320neo aircraft worth about $10.8 billion at list prices to be delivered 2020-24.
* Air Lease Corp orders 12 additional A321neo aircraft, worth about $1.5 billion at list prices.
* CDB Aviation signs memorandum of understanding for 42 MAX 8; 8 787-9 and 10 737 MAX 10 jets, worth in total about $7.4 billion at list prices.
* GECAS announces purchase of 20 737 MAX 10 jets, worth about $2.5 billion at list prices.
* BOC Aviation announces memorandum of understanding for 10 737 MAX 10 jets worth about $1.25 billion at list prices.
* SpiceJet announces commitment for 40 737 MAX airplanes worth $4.7 bln at list prices. Includes 20 new orders for 737 MAX 10 and conversion of 20 737 MAX 8 jets from existing order.
* Tibet Financial Leasing announces commitment for 20 737 MAX jets, including 737 MAX 10 and 737 MAX 8 airplanes, valued at about $2.5 billion at list prices.
* AerCap announces order for 30 787-9 Dreamliners worth $8.1 billion at list prices.
* Kuwait-based ALAFCO Aviation Lease and Finance Company (ALAFCO) announces a commitment for 20 737 MAX 8s, worth $2.2 billion at list prices.
* Norwegian announces order for two 737 MAX 8s, worth $225 million at list prices.
* Monarch announces order for 15 additional 737 MAX 8s, valued at $1.7 billion at list prices.
* Lion Air announces commitment for 50 737 MAX 10s, worth about $6.24 billion at list prices.
* Qatar Airways firms up an order for 20 Boeing BA.N 737 MAX jets after letter of intent last year for up to 60 737 MAX 8 jets.
Lockheed Martin is in the final stages of negotiating a $37 billion-plus deal to sell 440 F-35 fighter jets to a group of 11 nations including the United States,