Somon Air (Dushanbe) of Tajikstan took delivery of its first new Boeing 737-900 ER (Extended Range) aircraft on September 27. A second copy will follow. The airline currently operates two Boeing 737-800s.
Somon Air becomes the first Central Asian carrier to operate an airplane featuring Boeing’s Sky Interior. The delivery is also Somon Air’s first direct purchase of a 737.
Copyright Photo: Joe G. Walker. Boeing 737-93Y ER P4-TAJ (msn 40888) arrives back at a cloudy Seattle (Boeing Field) on September 15 after a test flight.