Air Austral 737-800 delivered by Boeing in December. Photo: Courtesy, Boeing. New York-based Buckingham Research Group believes that Boeing will counter the Airbus A320neo with an all-new narrowbody design to be launched later this year or early 2012 for delivery in 2017/2018. Airbus on Tuesday announced that Indian LCC IndiGo will be the launch customer for the A320neo, the re-engined version of the A320 with a planned 2016 EIS that aims to improve fuel efficiency by 15% (ATW Daily ...

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