Boeing has confirmed the signing of a memorandum of agreement with Iran Aseman Airlines, expressing the airline’s intent to purchase 30 Boeing 737 MAX airplanes with a list price of $3 billion. The agreement also provides the airline with purchase rights for 30 additional 737 MAXs. Deliveries would be scheduled to start in 2022.
Boeing has received a $59-million contract modification to continue production for the US Air Force’s KC-46 tanker aircraft. The deal will see the company provide interim contracting support, a temporary service conducted in lieu of organic capability for a predetermined time. Work is expected to be completed by March 2018.
The Boeing Company, Arizona, has been awarded a $3,276.5-million modification to FMS (Saudi Arabia) contract for Apache attack helicopter multi-year lots 7-11, AH-64E full-rate production of remanufactured aircraft and new-build aircraft, remanufacture and new-build Longbow crew trainers engineering technical services. Estimated completion date is June 30, 2022.