By the looks of it, Lion is due to land on the Mac App Store later this week. We’ve heard that it may happen around Thursday or Friday, but a new report says that we may see the new the latest version of Mac OS X as early as Wednesday at 8AM EST. The new laptop is likely to be released alongside the OS update.
The report comes from AppleInsider. They cite “people with proven track records who would be in the position to know.” As previous rumors have said, the new MacBook Air will have the Sandy Bridge processors, the Thunderbolt port and a minimum 128GB SSD, dropping the 64GB SSD of the 2010 model.