Russia’s Yakutia Airline (R3) has confirmed its commitment to purchase 12 Boeing 737NGs, comprising three 737-700s and nine 737-800s. Delivery is scheduled between 2016 and 2018. R3 representatives said the firm order can be signed in three to four months. R3's current Boeing fleet consists of three 737-800s, four -700s and five 757-200s. R3 CEO Ivan Prostit said the airline could place more Boeing aircraft orders although he did not disclose the exact number. R3 is also ...

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