Boeing said yesterday that KLM exercised three 737-800 options and ordered a fourth 777-300ER. The narrowbodies, worth $212 million at list prices, will be powered by CFM56-7s and delivered in 2008. The 777, which had been attributed to an unidentified customer on Boeing's website, will be powered by the GE-90. Separately, Boeing named company veteran Tom Downey senior VP-communications.

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