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Boeing Books Unidentified Order For 30 737's  
User currently offlineck8msp From United States of America, joined Oct 2010, 74 posts, RR: 0
Posted (4 years 2 months 2 weeks 7 hours ago) and read 7817 times:

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CHICAGO (AP) -- Boeing Co. says it has received orders for 30 more of its 737s in the past week.

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/Boeing...30-of-apf-3245677970.html?x=0&.v=4

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User currently offlinecrAAzy From United States of America, joined Jan 2008, 803 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (4 years 2 months 2 weeks 6 hours ago) and read 7671 times:
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My guess is AA. They seem to be ordering new 738s every quarter and announcing the purchases on their conference calls.

User currently offlineFWAERJ From United States of America, joined Jun 2006, 3833 posts, RR: 2
Reply 2, posted (4 years 2 months 2 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 7405 times:

Quoting crAAzy (Reply 1):
My guess is AA. They seem to be ordering new 738s every quarter and announcing the purchases on their conference calls.

Or maybe it's WN buying 30 737-800s now that SWAPA has agreed to a payscale for the 738?



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User currently offlineStitch From United States of America, joined Jul 2005, 31436 posts, RR: 85
Reply 3, posted (4 years 2 months 2 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 7357 times:
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WN still has 107 unfilled 737-700 orders, so I would think they would be more inclined to do a conversion from 737-700s to 737-800s.

User currently offlineFlyASAGuy2005 From United States of America, joined Sep 2007, 7004 posts, RR: 7
Reply 4, posted (4 years 2 months 2 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 7359 times:

Quoting FWAERJ (Reply 2):
Or maybe it's WN buying 30 737-800s now that SWAPA has agreed to a payscale for the 738?

IT's possible but the vote still hasn't gone out yet. That's not to say they couldn't have ordered them already my personal opinion is that they will start by converting 73Gs to 738s that are alerady on the books.



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User currently offlineAA1818 From Trinidad and Tobago, joined Feb 2006, 3439 posts, RR: 4
Reply 5, posted (4 years 2 months 2 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 7109 times:

Quoting crAAzy (Reply 1):
My guess is AA. They seem to be ordering new 738s every quarter and announcing the purchases on their conference calls.

I hope it's AA. With earnings set to be announced next week, perhaps this order will be revealed next week when US-based carriers announce earnings. Maybe it's UA-Co as a replacement for some of UA's A320s!    hehe.

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User currently offlinePanAm_DC10 From Australia, joined Aug 2000, 4217 posts, RR: 89
Reply 6, posted (4 years 2 months 2 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 6690 times:
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Though it was announced in July is it possible these 30 orders might be for SpiceJet firming their announcement?

On 30 July, SpiceJet said it has placed a fresh order for 30 Boeing 737-800 aircraft.

Source



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User currently offlineLouieP2186 From United States of America, joined Sep 2010, 188 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (4 years 2 months 2 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 6579 times:

Quoting AA1818 (Reply 5):
Maybe it's UA-Co as a replacement for some of UA's A320s! hehe.

I work for CO....don't get my hopes up  


User currently offlinePlanesNTrains From United States of America, joined Feb 2005, 5794 posts, RR: 28
Reply 8, posted (4 years 2 months 2 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 6464 times:

Quoting PanAm_DC10 (Reply 6):
Though it was announced in July is it possible these 30 orders might be for SpiceJet firming their announcement?

Certainly seems logical. BTW, it says they are the 2nd largest Indian LCC - who is the first? Indigo?

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User currently offlinePlanesNTrains From United States of America, joined Feb 2005, 5794 posts, RR: 28
Reply 9, posted (4 years 2 months 2 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 6442 times:

Quoting PlanesNTrains (Reply 8):
BTW, it says they are the 2nd largest Indian LCC - who is the first? Indigo?

Googled the answer. IndiGo.

-Dave



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User currently offlineTysona330 From United States of America, joined Mar 2010, 10 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (4 years 2 months 1 week 6 days 12 hours ago) and read 4980 times:

Highly doubtful its WN. With the recent news of the AirTran buy out they will be adding 53 737-7s to there fleet.
I don't think they would need that order now. Just my 2 cents.



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User currently offlineN328KF From United States of America, joined May 2004, 6491 posts, RR: 3
Reply 11, posted (4 years 2 months 1 week 6 days 6 hours ago) and read 3295 times:

Quoting Stitch (Reply 3):
WN still has 107 unfilled 737-700 orders, so I would think they would be more inclined to do a conversion from 737-700s to 737-800s.
Quoting Tysona330 (Reply 10):
Highly doubtful its WN. With the recent news of the AirTran buy out they will be adding 53 737-7s to there fleet.

The 50+ Airtran 737-700s are needed just to keep that airline's routes going. More important are the 65 Airtran orders, which will mean that WN will have over 170 airframes on order. I think they'll be fine.



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