Aerospace & Defense

Boeing aircraft orders outpace cancellations for eighth consecutive month

Key Points
  • The sales boosted Boeing's year-to-date net aircraft orders to 349.
  • It delivered 35 jets to customers last month.
  • Dreamliner deliveries remain halted for quality reviews.

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A Boeing 737 MAX airplane lands after a test flight at Boeing Field in Seattle, Washington, U.S. June 29, 2020.
Karen Ducey | Reuters

Boeing on Tuesday reported net aircraft sales for the eighth consecutive month, but deliveries of its Dreamliner planes remain suspended as they undergo quality checks.

The aircraft manufacturer posted sales of 27 aircraft, including 16 737 Max planes and six 777 freighters in September as well as cancellations of five planes.

Boeing said it delivered 35 jets last month. Those included 26 737 Maxes.

Net orders for the year though September are 349.