Brazilian low-cost carrier Gol Transportes Aereos has ordered two additional CFM56-7-powered Boeing 737-800 aircraft, bringing its total firm order to 17. In May, the airline announced firm orders for 15 aircraft.

The new order is valued at $22 million at list price. The airline also holds purchase rights on 26 additional 737-800 aircraft.

Gol began operations in January 2001 and currently operates more than 150 flights daily on 29 domestic Brazilian routes. Its current fleet consists of 22 leased CFM56-7-powered 737-700/-800 aircraft.

Source: Flight Daily News