The first Boeing 737 MAX 7 was unveiled
On February 5, in front of hundreds of employees, the first Boeing 737 MAX 7 was presented. He is the 3 and the newest member of the 737 MAX family.
On February 5, Boeing employees from Renton, Washington, were able to admire the first Boeing 737 MAX 7. This is the 3 member of the 737 MAX family.
The first Boeing 737 MAX 7
The aircraft is designed for the transport of 172 passengers, up to a maximum distance of 7084 kilometers. Boeing 737 MAX 7 has the largest flight range in the MAX family.
The technological upgrade makes the 737 MAX 7 able to carry more passengers and have greater range with 1800 of kilometers compared to 737-700. All with lower fuel consumption, on average about 18% / seat.
Boeing 737 MAX 7 is significantly superior to the competitor Airbus A319neo. It can carry more passengers with 12, and flight autonomy is greater with 740 of kilometers. The operational cost is lower with 7% / chair.
The first Boeing 737 MAX 7 will begin its flight test program in the coming weeks. Prior to the first flight, the systems, fuel supply and engine operation will be tested.
Delivery of the first Boeing 737 MAX 7 is scheduled for 2019, and the launch customer will be Southwest Airlines.
The Boeing 737 MAX family of aircraft comprises the following models: 737 MAX 7; NO MAX NO; NO MAX NO; 737-8ERX (proposed); 737 MAX 200 and 737 MAX 8. Together they gathered orders from 737 customers for 9 aircraft.