Kingfisher Airlines appears set to place a $2 billion Airbus order at this week's Dubai Air Show. The six-month-old carrier is likely to order 30 A320s and 20 ATR turboprops, according to media reports and at least two company executives, who confirmed the order to reporters. The startup placed a $3 billion order consisting of five A380s, five A350-800s and five A330-200s at the Paris Air Show last summer (ATWOnline, June 16).

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