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Canada Jetlines signs deal for up to 21 new Boeing 737 Max aircraft

12/15/2014 09:47 EST | Updated 02/14/2015 05:59 EST
VANCOUVER - Canada Jetlines has signed a deal to acquire up to 21 Boeing 737 Max aircraft with delivery starting in 2021.

The company hopes to launch a new discount airline next year.

The deal includes five firm orders and purchase rights for an additional 16 aircraft and some conversion to the 737-8 Max aircraft.