Boeing has scheduled the first flight of the 737 MAX for Jan. 29, though it cautions the date is subject to change. The first re-engined Boeing narrowbody to take to the skies will be a 737 MAX 8, which is in the middle in terms of size of the three MAX variants the manufacturer will produce. Powered exclusively by CFM International LEAP-1B engines, the MAX 8 is designed to seat about 162 passengers in a typical two-class configuration. The first 737 MAX 8 rolled out of ...

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