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Spirit AeroSystems says Boeing wants 125 737 MAX shipsets for 2020, down from 216

FILE PHOTO: A Boeing 737 Max aircraft is seen parked in a storage area at the company's production facility in Renton

(Reuters) - Spirit AeroSystems Holdings <SPR.N> said on Tuesday it has reached an agreement with Boeing Co <BA.N> to deliver 125 737 MAX shipsets to the planemaker in 2020, down from the 216 it had previously announced.

Some of the agreed amount of shipsets - which include an aircraft's fuselage, pylon, wing leading edges, thrust reverser and engine nacelle - have already been delivered to Boeing this year, it said.

(Reporting by Tracy Rucinski; Editing by Chris Reese)