Calgary-based WestJet has agreed to buy up to 20 Boeing 787-9s. The order includes commitments for 10 787-9s to be delivered between the first quarter of 2019 and December 2021, with options for an additional 10 aircraft to be delivered between 2020 and 2024. The Canadian LCC also announced it has selected General Electric’s GEnx-1B engine for the 787. WestJet president and CEO Gregg Saretsky said, “We have carefully executed on our strategic plan, first launching WestJet ...

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