21.06.2023 – 08:10 UTC
“We continue to invest in Luxair’s growth, and this agreement for four B737-7 is an extra step towards securing a long-term future for our national airline. This type of aircraft is a perfect match for Luxair and will meet the requirements of the market. Seating 160 passengers, the B737-7 will offer flexibility across the Luxair destination network while significantly reducing fuel consumption,” Chief Executive Gilles Feith said.
The carrier will become the European launch operator of the -7, the smallest variant of the B737 MAX Family. The ch-aviation fleets advanced module shows that the -7 has only four confirmed disclosed customers, with Southwest Airlines planning to add 202 units, Allegiant Air – 30, and SkyUp Airlines and Ruili Airlines two each.
Feith told ch-aviation that the delivery dates were not yet confirmed. The B737-7 has yet to be certified.
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