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Chinese Airlines Sign Orders For 30 Airbuses  
User currently offlineJacobin777 From United States of America, joined Sep 2004, 14968 posts, RR: 59
Posted (9 years 5 months 2 days 4 hours ago) and read 5259 times:

Some of it is old, especially the 5 A380's, but some are new..

http://www.reuters.co.uk/newsArticle...on=finance&src=rss/uk/businessNews

http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stori...world_business/view/143724/1/.html

http://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireS...ory?id=689699&CMP=OTC-RSSFeeds0312


"Chinese airlines sign orders for 30 Airbuses
Thu Apr 21, 2005 05:21 AM BST
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BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese airlines signed orders worth about $3.2 billion (1.7 billion pounds) for 30 Airbus aircraft on Thursday, including five A380 superjumbos for China Southern Airlines, as the European EADS affiliate made further inroads into the booming market.
The remaining aircraft, for Shenzhen Airlines and China Eastern, were all from Airbus's hot-selling A320 family of narrow-body planes.

The deals were confirmed in a joint agreement at a signing ceremony attended by Premier Wen Jiabao and French Prime Minister Jean-Pierre Raffarin in Beijing.

Some of the orders, including that for the A380s, had been announced previously.

Airbus is 80 percent owned by European Aeronautic Defence & Space Co. N.V. of Germany and France and 20 percent by Britain's BAE Systems Plc. "

[Edited 2005-04-21 07:48:01]


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User currently offlineA319114 From Netherlands, joined Aug 2004, 541 posts, RR: 3
Reply 1, posted (9 years 5 months 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 5076 times:

Good news for Airbus, after all those Boeing orders it's nice to see Airbus got some nice orders, too.


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User currently offlineBeaucaire From Syria, joined Sep 2003, 5252 posts, RR: 24
Reply 2, posted (9 years 5 months 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 5002 times:

related to this news is an agreement ,to set up a research and development center in China for the A350 !!!

http://www.spiegel.de/wirtschaft/0,1518,352582,00.html
The last paragraph speaks about a joint engineering -center for the A350 !

[Edited 2005-04-21 10:48:32]


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User currently offlineSmeagol From Canada, joined Dec 2004, 69 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (9 years 5 months 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 4798 times:

The details is:

1. China Southern Airlines: 5xA380
2. China Eastern Airlines: 5xA319, 4xA320, 11xA321
3. China Shenzhen Airlines: 2xA319, 3xA320

Shenzhen Airlines used to be a all-Boeing carrier (with B733, B737, B738 & B739-on order). They are counting on the new Airbus a/c to expand their routes to highland airports such as Lasa city in Tibet.



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User currently offlineScbriml From United Kingdom, joined Jul 2003, 12566 posts, RR: 46
Reply 4, posted (9 years 5 months 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 4524 times:
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Now on Airbus' website: http://www.airbus.com/dynamic/media/press_releases.asp#1704

Nice to see a good order for A321s.



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