The aircraft, which is the first of eight MAX 8s to be delivered between now and 2022, and will operate in the livery of British Airways, which Comair operates in Southern Africa under licence.
Comair’s first Boeing 737 MAX 8 has taken to the skies from the manufacturer’s factory in Seattle en route to its home base in Johannesburg, to join the airline’s British Airways fleet.
The 737 MAX range is the latest incarnation of the most popular jet aircraft ever. It is equipped with the latest technology to improve the customer experience, range, flexibility and fuel efficiency and deliver unmatched reliability.
Technical specifications 737 MAX 8
- Seats (2 class) 174
- Range (km) 6,570
- Length 39.52m
- Wingspan 35.9m