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Boeing Lands Second Massive Order in Four Days

Coming just four days after Emirates placed the largest commercial order in Boeing’s history, Indonesia-based Lion Airlines one-upped the Middle Eastern carrier with a $22 billion order CNNMoney reports. The deal, which was $4 billion more than the $18 billion … Continue reading

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Mideast Turmoil May Lead to Substantial Orders Decline Airbus Says

According to Bloomberg, Airbus predicts that it may lose nearly 60 orders in the Middle East and North Africa this year due to the political unrest which has swept through the region. Those 60 orders would account for almost 40 … Continue reading

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Libyan Political Situation Leads to Flight Cancellations

Just like Cairo three weeks ago, flights in and out of Libya’s capital, Tripoli, have been disrupted amid growing insecurity in the country due to recent governent protests Bloomberg reports. British Airways, KLM, BMI, and Emirates have all announced cancellations to the city … Continue reading

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Airbus Getting A380 Production on Track, Expects to Deliver “Six to Seven” to Emirates this Year

Reuters reports that Dubai-based Emirates airlines expects to receive “six or seven” Airbus A380s this year suggesting that Airbus may finally be getting production of its super-jumbo plane on track after struggling to meet production demands since it launched the … Continue reading

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