Airbus, Boeing Report Combined $15 Billion in Deals at Paris Air Show

By Paul Riegler on 18 June 2019
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Airbus and Boeing, the world’s two largest aircraft manufacturers, reported a combined $15 billion in orders as day two of the Paris Air Show drew to a close.

The show opened with a $6 billion order to Airbus by Philippines airline Cebu Air for 36 new aircraft, followed by a deal to sell an additional 30 A320neo aircraft to Saudi Arabian Airlines, worth $3.3 billion.

Meanwhile, Korean Air ordered 20 Boeing 787 Dreamliners in a deal valued at $6.3 billion.

The Paris Air Show is the largest air show and aerospace-industry fair in the world. It traces its origins back to 1908, when a section of the Paris Motor Show was dedicated to aircraft.

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