Malaysia Airlines signs deal for LEAP engines

Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) said it has finalised its order with CFM International for LEAP-1B engines

23rd Sep 2016


Malaysia Airlines signs deal for LEAP engines

 

Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) said it has finalised its order with CFM International for LEAP-1B engines to power 25 firm Boeing 737 MAX aircraft scheduled to begin delivery in 2019. The order is valued at more than US$630 million at list prices. The airplane order was announced in late July.

 

Malaysia Airlines also has purchase rights for 25 additional LEAP-1B-powered Boeing 737 MAX aircraft. The airline currently has a fleet of 54 CFM56-7B-powered Boeing 737-800 aircraft.

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