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AIRSHOW-Avolon signs up for 75 Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes, and will consider 737 MAX-10 models

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PARIS, June 20 (Reuters) - Aircraft leasing company Avolon announced a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for 75 Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft, and Avolon's chief executive said he would also consider Boeing's 737 MAX 10 models.

Avolon said the order for the 75 737 MAX 8 planes was worth $8.4 billion at current list prices, and included an option for a further 50 of those aircraft.

Avolon's Chief Executive Domhnal Slattery also told reporters at the Paris Airshow that he would have a "hard look" regarding the possible orders of the 737 MAX 10 plane.

(Reporting by Tim Hepher; Editing by Susan Fenton)