BUCHARESTRomanian low-cost operator Blue Air announces the entry into operational service of the new Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft, registered YR-MXA.

Last week, Blue Air celebrated the reception of the first Boeing 737 MAX 8aircraft in its fleet during an inaugural event that took place at Henri Coandă International Airport, upon the arrival of the new aircraft in the country. This occasion marks a double premiere for Blue Air, its new plane is the first Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft to operate commercial flights in Romania and the first to join the fleet of a Romanian carrier.

Blue Air's Boeing 737-8 MAX aircraft entered operational service today, April 2, 2021, operating the first passenger flight on the route Bucharest Otopeni - Lisbon. The aircraft will operate flights to the most attractive destinations of Blue Air - London Heathrow, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Lisbon, and Paris Charles de Gaulle.

Blue Air operated an inaugural flight over Romania, on April 1st, for partners, agencies, representatives of the authorities, and some of the company's loyal customers. On board the aircraft was the management of Blue Air who enjoyed together with the other passengers the new MAX flight experience.