Boeing gets $8.25 billion order for 737 MAX 8 planes from GE leasing

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The Boeing Company logo is projected on a wall at the "What's Next?" conference in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., October 4, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Young (Copyright Reuters 2017)

Boeing Co said on Wednesday it had received an order for 75 of its 737 MAX 8 aircraft, valued at $8.25 billion at list prices, from General Electric Co's commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm.

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The 737 MAX has 3,419 orders so far, Boeing said. (

(Reporting by Ankit Ajmera in Bengaluru; Editing by Ted Kerr)