737 MAX in SilkAir livery. Courtesy, Boeing Singapore Airlines regional affiliate SilkAir (MI) has finalized an order for 54 737s and 737 MAX 8s worth $4.9 billion at list prices. The previously announced letter of intent, comprising 23 737-800s and 31 737 MAX 8s, begins the carrier’s fleet transition to Boeing aircraft (ATW Daily News, Aug. 3). This is the largest aircraft order in MI’s history. MI CEO Leslie Thng said the aircraft will enable the carrier to fly to ...

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