Boeing delivers 8,000th B737

18 / 04 / 2014

  • United Airlines' new B737-900ER

    United Airlines' new B737-900ER

BOEING has delivered the 8,000th B737 to come off the production line to United Airlines, marking another milestone for the aircraft manufacturer, says a statement.

The ‘plane, a next-generation B737-900ER (Extended Range), is the first commercial aircraft to reach this delivery milestone, it reveals. 

The new B737-900ER, along with a number of B737 MAX versions ordered by United, will replace the carrier’s older, less fuel-efficient fleet.