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Indonesian Airline Cancels $5 billion Boeing 737 Max 8 Order

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Garuda, Indonesia's flagship airline, canceled a $5 billion order of 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 jets in light of two deadly crashes within five months of each other. "Garuda passengers in Indonesia have lost trust and no longer have the confidence" in the plane, a spokesman for the airline told Agence France-Presse. This is the first time an airline has formally canceled an order of the jet model. It's not clear whether Garuda will order a different Boeing model or order from another manufacturer altogether.

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