Singapore. Indonesian carrier Lion Air and Boeing on Tuesday inked a deal that not only set a new record for the Singapore Airshow, but will go down as one of the largest contracts in commercial aviation history.
The Indonesian carrier yesterday signed for 230 single-aisle aircraft worth $22.4 billion (S$28.4 billion) at catalogue prices. The deal, inked on the first day of the Singapore Airshow 2012, was itself more than double the US$10 billion in deals sealed in the 2010 edition of the biennial trade show. Continue reading “Lion Air Signs New Aircraft Purchase Deal With Boeing”