Airbus closes 2017 with order spree

Airbus closes 2017 with order spree

Airbus is finishing off 2017 with four new orders, totalling 225 aircraft, and has finalised previously announced deals for 480 A320 family aircraft. Over the last ten days, Airbus has signed agreements with Delta for 100 A321neos, Pegasus Airlines for

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Qatar Airways finalises A320neo replacement deal

Qatar Airways finalises A320neo replacement deal

Qatar Airways has upsized its Airbus A320neo order to A321neo ACFs. The Qatar-based airline was originally due to be the launch customer for the A320neo, but snags with the Pratt & Whitney PW1100G engines certification meant that the deliveries were

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EGYPTAIR signs LoI for up to 24 Bombardier C Series

EGYPTAIR signs LoI for up to 24 Bombardier C Series

EGYPTAIR has signed a Letter of Intent with Bombardier for the delivery of up to 24 C Series aircraft. The deal is split between 12 orders, and 12 purchase rights for the CS300 version. If all aircraft are delivered, the

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Wataniya Airways acquires 25 Airbus A320neo family aircraft

Wataniya Airways acquires 25 Airbus A320neo family aircraft

Kuwait-based Wataniya Airways is acquiring 25 Airbus A320neos through its exclusive aircraft provider Golden Falcon Aviation. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed during the 2017 Dubai Air Show. The airline resumed operations in July 2017 with two Airbus A320ceo

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Flydubai orders 225 Boeing 737 MAX family aircraft

Flydubai orders 225 Boeing 737 MAX family aircraft

Flydubai has placed one of the largest ever orders for single aisle aircraft in the Middle East. If all orders are delivered and options are exercised, flydubai will take delivery of 225 aircraft. At 2017 list prices, the deal would

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Indigo Partners orders 430 A320neo family aircraft

Indigo Partners orders 430 A320neo family aircraft

Indigo Partners has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Airbus for the delivery of up to 430 Airbus A320neo family aircraft. Indigo Partners is a private equity form specialising in low-cost carriers. The aircraft will be distributed between Frontier

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CDB Aviation confirms 90 aircraft A320neo family order

CDB Aviation confirms 90 aircraft A320neo family order

CDB Aviation has firmed up previous commitments for 90 Airbus A320neo family aircraft. The original orders were placed in two batches. The first was a 2014 commitment for 45 A320neo family, which was entered into the Airbus order book as

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Air Sénégal orders two A330neo aircraft for long-haul growth

Air Sénégal orders two A330neo aircraft for long-haul growth

Air Sénégal, the new national flag carrier of Senegal, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Airbus for the delivery of two A330neos. Although Airbus did not state the variant in the press release, the accompanying composite image caption

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Emirates orders 40 Boeing 787-10s

Emirates orders 40 Boeing 787-10s

Emirates has placed an order for 40 Boeing 787-10s. The order was announced on the first day of the 2017 Dubai Air Show, and has a list price of $15.1 billion. The Dubai-based airline had been evaluating the Airbus A350

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Cathay Pacific signs for $4.1 billion A321neo order

Cathay Pacific signs for $4.1 billion A321neo order

Hong Kong’s flag carrier Cathay Pacific has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for 32 Airbus A321neos worth $4.1 billion. The aircraft were ordered direct from Airbus and are set to be delivered between 2020 and 2023. They will be

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