Been a busy day for Boeing with the first leasing company announcing a commitment for the 737Max.
Boeing, ACG Announce 737 MAX Commitment and Next-Generation 737 Order
-- Commitment for 35 737 MAX airplanes
-- ACG first leasing company to announce commitment for 737 MAX
-- Firm order for 20 Next-Generation 737-800s
SEATTLE, Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Aviation Capital Group (ACG) today announced the leasing company's commitment for 35 737 MAX airplanes and its firm order for 20 Next-Generation 737-800s. The Newport Beach, Calif.-based ACG is the first airplane leasing company to announce a commitment to the 737 MAX.
Source - Boeing
The new 738 orders do not appear to be booked on their O&D sheet and that is now 336 737Max conditional commitments announced. Formal launch not too far away?