Airbus booked firm orders for 85 commercial aircraft in April, valued at approximately $16.22 billion at list prices.  The tally included the largest commercial aircraft order of the year to date (for either Airbus or Boeing): an order for 20 A350-900 XWBs from China Eastern Airlines, valued at $6.1 billion at list prices. Airbus’ April order roster also included the year-to-date’s second-most-lucrative commercial aircraft booking: Delta Air Lines’ April 29 ...

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