Aerolíneas Argentinas' first Boeing 737 MAX 8 (Photo: Chuyi Chuang)

Aerolineas Argentinas Adds 737 MAX 8 to its Regional Operation

Starting on May 1, Argentina's flag carrier will replace the Airbus A330-200 with the new Boeing 737 MAX 8 on its flights to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Although it needs to be officially confirmed by the airline, the operations schedule show Airbus' widebody removal and its replacement by the recently acquired, single-aisle aircraft. To compensate the 737 MAX's lower capacity, the number of flights will be increased from four per week to a daily operation. This change will allow more…