Airbus nears the biggest deal in its history


Airbus SE is nearing the biggest deal in its history, negotiating to sell 430 A320neo single-aisle planes valued at more than $40 billion to US investor Indigo Partners, people familiar with the matter said. The pact would give Airbus the upper hand at the Dubai Air Show, where it has …

Airbus Is About to Strike One of the Biggest Deals in Aviation History

Airbus SE is nearing the biggest deal in its history, negotiating to sell 430 A320neo single-aisle planes valued at more than $40 billion to U.S. investor Indigo Partners, people familiar with the matter said.The pact would give Airbus the upper hand at the Dubai Air Show, where it has been trailing Boeing …

Airbus nears deal to sell around 400 jets to Indigo Partners: sources

DUBAI (Reuters) – Airbus SE (AIR.PA) is close to agreeing a blockbuster order worth more than $40 billion at list prices to sell around 400 aircraft to U.S.-based investment fund Indigo Partners, founded by low-cost airline pioneer Bill Franke, two sources said. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Airbus Group is …

Indigo Partners nears deal for 400 Airbus jets: sources

DUBAI (Reuters) – Veteran airline investor Bill Franke looked set to place a historic $40 billion order for around 400 Airbus jets, shaking up the low-cost industry and turning the annual race between Airbus (AIR.PA) and Boeing (BA.N) for plane orders on its head. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Airbus …

How Canada pushed Bombardier toward Airbus instead of China deal

MONTREAL/PARIS — The Canadian government encouraged Bombardier to make a deal with Airbus SE for its CSeries planes to thwart a potential venture with Chinese investors, according to five sources familiar with the matter. It signaled its preference for Airbus after Bombardier failed to reach an agreement with Boeing Co …

Lynn signs ‘biggest deal in BBL history’

The Brisbane Heat have given Chris Lynn a huge show of faith after re-signing the six-hitting sensation to what they’ve labelled the biggest contact in KFC Big Bash League history. Lynn, one of the most sought-after T20 players on the planet, has committed to the Heat on a lucrative five-year …

Boeing says it won’t adjust strategy because of Airbus C Series deal – Article

MONTREAL — Boeing says it doesn’t need to adjust its narrowbody aircraft strategy in light of the CSeries partnership between Airbus and Bombardier Inc. The Chicago-based manufacturer is increasing the number of 737 Max planes it will produce monthly to supply the record backlog of orders for its re-engined planes. …

The Airbus Bombardier C Series deal faces big challenges

Left to right: Bombardier chairman Pierre Beaudoin, Airbus CEO Tom Enders, Bombardier CEO Alain Bellemare, and Airbus COO Fabrice Bregier.Airbus Airbus has acquired a 50.01% equity stake in the Bombardier C Series program. The deal could lead to future success for Airbus and Bombardier. Challenges include the C Series as …