Rockwell Collins said Virgin Blue Airlines selected its suite of scaleable avionics for its order of 50 firm 737NGs, 25 options and 25 purchase rights. Virgin Blue is the first airline to select the Rockwell Collins SAT-2200 SATCOM system. Air Astana is in talks to acquire three Boeing 787-8s, Bloomberg reported. The airline aims to receive 787s in 2014 if the talks conclude with an order. That order, plus the planned acquisition of six Airbus A320s would lead KC to invest more than $500 ...

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