The month of July was another very strong month for commercial aircraft net orders following the record high month of June. Airliner net orders came in at 228 for July as 265 new orders were offset by 37 cancellations.

It was a significant month for American Airlines as the carrier ordered 130 Airbus A321neos and 100 Boeing 737-800s. Korean Air ordered 10 Bombardier CSeries while GECAS ordered eight Boeing 777-300ERs and two 747-8Fs. The major cancellation of the month came from DAE Capital who cancelled 35 737s.

Airbus totalled 142 new orders in July while Boeing received 113 and Bombardier 10.

In the narrowbody market, 130 A321neos, 102 737s and 10 CSeries aircraft were placed while the orders for widebodies were for 12 A330s, nine 777s and two 747s.

Overall, the order backlog for airliners ended July at 8,804, up 311 on the previous month.

This article was put together by Flightglobal Insight using the ACAS database.

Note: The analysis is for passenger, freighter, combi and quick change aircraft.

Airliner current market view – net orders


Source: Flightglobal's ACAS fleet database



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