ANA to order up to 48 Boeing and Airbus narrowbodies
January 29, 2019 / ELLIS TAYLOR
The board of ANA Holdings has approved plans to order 30 Boeing 737 Max 8s for All Nippon Airways and 18 Airbus A320neos for budget unit Peach.ANA will place firm orders for 20 737 Max 8s and take 10 options, valuing the deal at up to $3.51 billion. All 737 Max aircraft are powered by CFM International Leap-1B engines.They will replace the 47 Boeing 737NGs in ANA’s fleet that are primarily used on its domestic network, and complement the 33 A320neo family aircraft that it has in its fleet and on-order.Peach, meanwhile, will take the 18 A320neos in addition to the eight re-engined jets that it will start taking delivery of later this year, and will replace older A320s in its fleet. It also has orders for two A321LRs.