The LEAP-1B-powered Boeing 737 MAX began flight tests in January 2016 and the engine has performed exceptionally well in more than 2,200 aircraft flight hours.
Following on from 737 MAX 8 rollout and flight test, Boeing is now rolling out the first new 737 MAX 9, right on schedule.
Such planes are popular with budget airlines that comprise a key market for both aircraft manufacturers.
Meanwhile the A321 NEO was certified to take its second engine option made by the Franco-American CFM consortium last week, and continues to eat the Boeing alternative designs alive when it comes to winning orders.
Steven Udvar-Hazy, executive chairman of Air Lease, who is regarded as one of the industry's most influential voices, questioned the logic of adding a longer version of the slow-selling 737 MAX 9, which was rolled out on Tuesday.
The 737 MAX 9 is scheduled to enter service in 2018. "Our primary focus is delivering an aircraft that has the legendary reliability our 737 customers depend on, plus the optimised flexibility and range capability they desire".
Kane nets brace, Spurs top Everton
Kane opened the scoring early on at White Hart Lane through a superb long range strike. You have to want to score goals every time you are on the pitch.
"Boeing is actively engaged in discussions with customers about the 737 MAX 10X", Boeing's Randy Tinseth said in a company blog post.
Boeing claims the third generation of its venerable 737 reduces fuel use and carbon dioxide emissions by an additional 14 percent over competing narrowbody airliners, which would include Airbus.
Indonesian low-priced carrier Lion Air is to be the launch customer for the 737 Max 9.
Boeing's first 747 MAX 9 jet makes a splash at the company's Renton plant.
The plane is expected to be flying commercially some time next year.
Boeing has secured more than 3,600 737 MAX family aircraft orders from 83 customers.
The National Transportation Safety Board says the freight train was traveling at about 19 miles per hour at time of the collision. The president of Bastrop Senior Center says most of the passengers , who were on a trip to a Biloxi casino, were center members.
The stream, however, was briefly taken down when animal rights activists flagged it as "sexually explicit", according to the park. Zookeepers did not know until recently that the mother, Kipele, was pregnant since she was on birth control, CBS Denver reports .
Wagner remained upbeat about his side's trip to the Etihad following the two sides' goalless draw at the John Smith's Stadium. The Belgium worldwide has played only six times this season, and has been dogged by injury woes over the last two years.
The two broadcasters market the service as the "largest collection of British programming available to USA audiences". Other classic comedies include James Corden's Gavin & Stacey, Absolutely Fabulous, Blackadder , and Red Dwarf .
Tensions heightened after Prime Minister Narendra Modi in February threatened to block the flow of water into Pakistan. They said that India bought time to complete the two projects and then said that the projects could not be modified.
Russian Federation is using air power to prop up the regime of President Bashar al-Assad but also sometimes strikes IS. The Russian government denied the bombing, saying that neither Russian nor Syrian aircraft were involved.
In that second round, he is now projected to face Marine Le Pen , the far-right leader with an anti-immigration, anti-EU platform. According to all second-round polls, Macron beats Le Pen by a very safe 60% to 40% while Fillon has a slightly smaller lead.
The main opposition High Negotiating Committee (HNC) said the latest Geneva talks were "more positive" than previous rounds. The terrorism point, said Jaafari, was included in the agenda "upon our request with the exception of the Riyadh group".
Jason Marquis gets Team Israel off to great start at WBC
For more in-depth coverage of the WBC, including videos from Israel's opening game, click on this Major League Baseball link. But Japan put the game out of reach in the same frame, with Tsutsugo cracking a two-run homer to finish it off.
Bird Flu Hits Supplier of Nation's Largest Chicken Producer
In the United Kingdom , an outbreak of bird flu last week led to the culling of more than 55,000 ducks believed to be infected. While the outbreak is only Tennessee right now, farmers like Hickey said it's still risky because they could lose everything.
YouTube Is Getting Into The Live TV Game
As for navigating the content, the primary interface will be a smartphone app with three tabs: "Live", "Library", and "Home". YouTube also has a virtual DVR service with unlimited storage, but shows will automatically delete after nine months.
Trump calls for probe into Schumer over old Putin photo
But given White House opposition and Republican control of Congress, he said none of the options seem likely at the moment. Schumer is among the lawmakers pushing for an investigation into the relationship between Trump and Russian officials.
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Began in 2D
Zelda: "Breath of the Wild is an evolution of the formula for both eastern and western philosophies alike, and a new blueprint". Well, so did Nintendo's Satoru Takizawa, who oversaw art direction for the latest entry in the series, The Breath of the Wild .
Snapchat owner's stock leaps 41% on U.S. stock market debut
While Snap's IPO boosted the net worth of other Snapchat executives, it pales in comparison to the founders' newfound riches. Facebook's first day on the market showed higher stock prices ($42.05 per share) but came back with an 11 percent increase.
Matchroom adds JD ahead of Haye-Bellew contest
There's not long to go now until the opening bell of one of the most animosity-filled grudge matches in British boxing history. So I am taking the 5/2 being widely offered about Haye winning between rounds four and six as he gradually gets on top.
Senate confirms Perry to head Energy Department
Sonny Perdue, the former Republican governor of Georgia, is Trump's pick to oversee the Agriculture Department. Hoeven said he looks forward to working with Perry to provide a true path forward for clean coal technology.