China's BOC makes huge order of 82 Boeing planes
August 26, 2014, 12:05 am TWN
SINGAPORE--Aircraft leasing firm BOC Aviation said Monday it has ordered 80 Boeing 737 planes and two B777-300ERs worth a total US$8.8 billion at list prices, to meet expanding client needs as travel booms in Asia.
The Singapore-based company, owned by the Bank of China, said the bulk of the orders was for 50 B737 MAX 8 planes and 30 next-generation B737-800s.
The 80 planes have a value of US$8.14 billion based on 2014 catalogue prices published on Boeing's website.