Ryanair CEO says working on Boeing 737 MAX order

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The head of low-cost carrier Ryanair said on Wednesday that the airline could order 200 or more Boeing 737 MAX aircraft by the end of the year, though the timing was not certain.

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Michael O'Leary said at the Paris Airshow that if the order was not at least 200 planes, "it wouldn't be worth doing,".

He said a senior team was working on a 737 MAX order and that the airline was giving serious consideration to the rival A320neo jet.

(Reporting by Alwyn Scott; Editing by James Regan)