Emirates orders 40 Boeing 787 Dreamliners for $15.1 bn

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2017/11/13 | 426 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Emirates Airlines on Sunday agreed to purchase 40 Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners for $15.1 billion at list price, its chief Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoum said.Emirates is already the world's largest client for Boeing's 777, with 165 jets and another 164 on firm order.Sheikh Ahmed said the deal raises total outstanding orders from US aerospace giant Boeing, the global competitor of Europe's Airbus Industries, to as high as $90 billion.Delivery of the Dreamliners is scheduled to start in 2022, ...(…)

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