Air Berlin (AB, Berlin Tegel) has confirmed that pending government approval, it will be supplying up to forty aircraft to the Lufthansa Group as part of a vast restructuring plan aimed at cutting excess capacity and overheads.
The ailing carrier said in a press release Wednesday that under the deal, up to thirty-eight of the aircraft would be operated for the Group under a six-year wet-lease/ACMIO agreement beginning summer 2017.
As such, of the remaining seventy-five aircraft in its ...
European tour operator TUI Group has placed a firm order with Boeing (BOE, Chicago O'Hare) for ten B737 MAX 8 and one B787-9. Announced during the 2016 Farnborough International Airshow, the order also includes an option for one additional B787-9.
With this order, TUI Group now has unfilled orders for three B787-9s and seventy B737 MAX aircraft.