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Airbus Stuns With Historic Order After Boeing Took Early Lead In Dubai

Airbus Stuns With Historic Order After Boeing Took Early Lead In Dubai

With the Airbus order, Indigo Partners, a USA -based private equity fund, has doubled its existing order of 427 A320 family aircraft. The new jets will be divided among its Frontier Airlines, JetSMART, Volaris and Wizz Air carriers.

John Leahy, COO, Customer, Airbus Commercial Aircraft, described the deal as 'remarkable, and thanked his sales team.

The Indigo Partners' airlines.

As we can clearly see, most of the big-ticket orders were from budget airlines, also known as low-priced carriers, that seek volume and operate with tiny margins.

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Boeing announced a record-breaking jetliner order from a Middle Eastern airline on Wednesday, right after a massive deal was unveiled by its arch rival, Airbus.

The A320neo and the A321neo are twin-engine, single-aisle planes popular among airlines due to their reduced fuel consumption.

"For long, the strategy of the Emirates has been to make investments everywhere in the world, possessing the most efficient and advanced fleet of aircrafts, our orders today has gone to buttress just that fact".

FlyDubai said the planes would bring the low-priced carriers total fleet on order up to 320. He added: "We look forward to the arrival of the new aircraft from 2019 in support of our future ambitions". The 225-aircraft deal, which was worth around $27 billion, was the biggest ever order from the Middle East for single-aisle passenger planes, the company said. More than 50 of the first 175 planes will be 737 MAX 10s, the newest and largest variant in the MAX family. The rest of the order comprises MAX 8 and MAX 9 aircraft. "There is enough demand for us and competitors", he said. Overall, Boeing has been eating Airbus's lunch so far this year, out-selling the Toulouse, France-based planemaker by 690 to 343.

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Emirates now relies exclusively on the Airbus 380 and the Boeing 777, making it the largest operator of both.

Leasing company AerCap will be providing 15 Airbus A320neo aircraft to the north African carrier, for delivery in 2020.

The largest worldwide airline in the world, Emirates, made public today their over 15 billion dollars commitment for 40 Dreamliners of Boeing 787-10.

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