Virgin Blue Buys as Many as 105 New Boeing (NYSE: BA) Aircrafts

Budget carrier Virgin Blue announced late Thursday that it would buy as many as 105 new Boeing (NYSE:BA) 737s in its largest ever single plan order.

While financial terms of the order were not disclosed, the company's CEO Brett Godfrey said the deal was made on "attractive commercial terms."

The Australia-based carrier said the deal includes orders for 50 B737-800NG aircraft, 25 additional secured as options and 30 future buying rights.

Delivery of the aircrafts is scheduled from June next year through 2017.