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Turkish Airlines Finalizes Order for 50 737 MAXs and 20 Next-Generation 737s

Turkish Airlines has finalized a firm order for 40 737 MAX 8s, 10 737 MAX 9s and 20 Next-Generation 737-800 jets. The order, originally announced as a commitment in April 2013, also includes options for an additional 25 737 MAX 8s and is the largest Boeing order by value in Turkish Airlines' history.

Turkish Airlines currently serves 220 cities in 98 countries around the world. In March 2013, the carrier received its 100th direct delivery from Boeing and currently operates Next-Generation 737s and 777-300ER (Extended Range) jets. With today's announcement, Turkish Airlines has more than 100 Boeing airplanes on order including Next-Generation 737s, 737 MAXs and 777-300ERs.

The 737 MAX builds on the strengths of the world's best-selling Next-Generation 737 and airlines operating the 737 MAX will see a 14 percent fuel-use improvement over today's most fuel-efficient single-aisle airplanes. Turkish Airlines finalized a firm order for 40 737 MAX 8s, 10 737 MAX 9s and 20 Next-Generation 737-800 jets. The order, originally announced as a commitment in April 2013, also includes options for an additional 25 737 MAX 8s and is the largest Boeing order in Turkish Airlines' history.