Lufthansa will make a long-awaited announcement on the purchase of long-haul aircraft before year end, a spokesperson confirmed to ATWOnline. The decision could come soon: Der Spiegel reported the LH supervisory board will sign off on a deal at a meeting later this month. The carrier is in talks with both Boeing and Airbus and also has had discussions with Embraer and Bombardier about regional jets. According to the magazine, the contract will involve more than 100 planes but LH declined to ...

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