Xiamen Airlines takes delivery of first 737 MAX, fleet expands to 200

    Xiamen Airlines announced (23-May-2018) it took delivery of its first Boeing 787 MAX 8 (B-1288) aircraft, expanding the carrier’s fleet to 200 aircraft. Xiamen Airlines passed the first milestone of 100 aircraft in 2013, and continued to grow by adding around 20 aircraft p/a and doubling the size of the fleet within five years. The carrier aims to expand its fleet to 560 aircraft by 2035. [more – original PR – English/Chinese]