Fiji Airways has committed to ordering five Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft to replace its narrowbody fleet of four 737-800s and one 737-700. The first two MAX 8s will be delivered in 2018; the remaining three in 2019. All will be powered by CFM International LEAP-1Bs, the sole-source engine for the MAX. The order is valued at $550 million at list prices. The airline said it will operate the aircraft on short- and medium-haul flights operated by its 737NGs between Fiji and Australia, New ...

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