Boeing Airplanes and Jet2.com have finalised a deal for 27 Next Generation Boeing B737-800’s valued at $2.6 billion. This is Jet2’s first direct order from Boeing.
Philip Meeson, Executive Chairman of Jet2.com said: “Today’s order for 27 additional 737-800NGs will be delivered over the next two years and will provide Jet2.com with the necessary cost effective, reliable and comfortable environment to allow us to build upon our already highly successful family friendly business. We are extremely pleased to have finalized this order for more of what has already proven to be a popular aircraft within our fleet.”
Todd Nelp, Vice President of European Sales, Boeing Commercial Airplanes commented: ”The 737-800 is the best-selling version of the highly successful Next-Generation 737 family and has accumulated more than 6,900 orders worldwide. We are very proud that Jet2.com has again selected Boeing to meet its continuing fleet requirements.”