Boeing MA to oin M AT Mongolian Airlines leet
ULA A N B A ATA R , MONGOLIA. Boeing and MIAT Mongolian Airlines ( Mongolyn Irgenii Agaaryn Teever) announced April 3 the airline’s decision to lease two 737 MAX airplanes from Avolon, a global aircraft leasing company.
The airline plans to introduce the new 737 MAX airplanes in early 2019 as it looks to bolster its single- aisle fleet. “The 737 MAX will become a cornerstone in our fleet modernisation strategy as we look to introduce new airplanes to our customers in the years to come,” said Tamir Tumurbaatar, President and CEO, MIAT Mongolian Airlines. “These fuel efficient airplanes will help us realise our goals of driving down operational costs and expanding the regional network, while also providing our valued customers and passengers with an unmatched flying experience.”
MIAT is a leading national carrier dedicated to connecting Mongolia with the rest of the world by providing air transportation services of the highest quality, reliability and efficiency. Based in Ulaanbaatar, the airline currently operates a fleet of three Next-Generation 737s and two 767 airplanes.
Boeing’s 737 MAX family is the fastest- selling airplane in Boeing history, accumulating more than 3,600 orders.