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Boeing announced on Thursday that it delivered 137 commercial airplanes in the first quarter, and was awarded net orders for 209 planes in the same period, after cancellations are factored in, according to Reuters. The company’s weekly order update indicated gross orders for 220 planes, among which include eight 777 jets valued at roughly $300 million each at list prices, and three 747s valued at around $350 million each, for Cathay Pacific Airways. In the same quarter, there were cancellations for 11 jets, including eight 777s, leaving net orders at 209.