MAS’ decision to buy from Boeing, I was merely messenger, says Najib


Amin Iskandar

Prime Minister Najib Razak says Malaysia Airlines is expanding its fleet of aircraft to  improve its services. – AFP pic, September 15, 2017.

MALAYSIA Airlines Bhd (MAS) made the decision to buy Boeing aircraft  in July last year, Prime Minister Najib Razak said today, in response to  criticism that MAS was buying American aircraft to curry favour with the United States.

“When an airline wants to buy aircraft, it has only two choices: Airbus or Boeing.


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  • What about buying GE engines for AirAsia? Did u discuss 1st with Tony? He will pist of if he was force to do this purchase.

    Posted 2 years ago by Jimmy Jimmy

  • A messenger that is good at twisting arms.

    Posted 2 years ago by Awang Top

  • With the amount of lies on 1MDB, who's going to believe you now Najib?

    Posted 2 years ago by Kuasa Rakyat

  • Great. Malaysias Prime Minister is as par as a Messenger. If MAS collapse, Rakyats middle finger will be pointing at u!

    Posted 2 years ago by Jimmy Jimmy