US Airways last week confirmed its June order for 92 Airbus aircraft, signing three definitive purchase agreements with the manufacturer, including one for 22 A350 XWBs. Separately, it told US SEC that it expects CASM to rise in the second half of 2007, including by an estimated 4% in the fourth quarter. The carrier signed off on its Paris Air Show order for the A350s (ATWOnline, June 19), which will begin delivery in 2014, making it the type's North American launch customer. It will take ...

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