Boeing 737 MAX orders top 1,000 with new order for 60

Aviation Capital Group has placed an order for 60 Boeing 737 MAX airliners, worth $6 billion at list prices, Boeing announced Wednesday.

The order includes 50 77 MAX8s and 10 737 MAX9s.

It was finalized in December, Boeing announced.

The company now has 1,029 orders from airlines and leasing companies for the single-aisle upgraded 737, which will have new engines.

Spirit AeroSystems will build the fuselage for the 737 MAX in Wichita.