The ultimate Boeing 737 MAX quiz

In the week that British Airways owner IAG sealed the deal for up to 150 Boeing 737 MAX, what better time to test your knowledge of the world's most talked about narrowbody jet?


If you need a quick refresher on all things 737 MAX before you begin, be sure to check out our dedicated microsite here!

Boeing 737 MAX 8

Question 1 of 10

1. When was the MAX's first-ever test flight?

December 1, 2015
January 29, 2016
March 23, 2016
June 3, 2016

Question 2 of 10

2. From which airport did the first flight take place?


Charleston, South Carolina
Boeing Field, Washington State
Renton Field, Washington State
Edwards AFB, California

Question 3 of 10

3. Which carrier was the global launch customer for the type?


United Airlines
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Korean Air
Southwest Airlines

Question 4 of 10

4. What is the maximum range for the MAX 8?



Question 5 of 10

5. What is the standard powerplant option for the MAX?


CFM International LEAP-1A
CFM International LEAP-1B
CFM International LEAP-1C
CFM International LEAP-1D

Question 6 of 10

6. What's the maximum seating capacity on the 737 MAX 10?



Question 7 of 10

7. What variant(s) does Air Canada currently operate?


MAX 8 only
MAX 8 and MAX 9
MAX 8 and MAX 10
MAX 9 only

Question 8 of 10

8. Which Asian carrier has the MAX in its mainline fleet?


Air India
ANA All Nippon Airways
Thai Airways
Singapore Airlines

Question 9 of 10

9. As of May 2022, what is the longest scheduled MAX route in the world?


Oslo to New York/JFK
Brasilia to Orlando
Chicago to Honolulu
Mexico City to Buenos Aires

Question 10 of 10

10. How many firm orders does IAG have as part of its May 2022 deal?



You got correct!

Oh dear, looks like you've some narrow knowledge of the narrowbody!

You got correct!

Not exactly a MAX performance - better luck next time!

You got correct!

A reasonable effort, but definitely some more reading required!

You got correct!

Impressive stuff! Talk about MAXimum effort!