Friday, October 31, 2014   

Qatar Airways buys Boeing 777 for US$18.9b
(07-16 17:34)

Qatar Airways has finalized a deal to buy 50 777-9X passenger planes from US group Boeing in a deal worth $18.9 billion at list prices, the pair announced on Wednesday.
Qatar has also agreed a commitment for 50 more of the long-haul US planes, which if exercised would bring the total value to $37.7 billion, the airline announced at the Farnborough airshow. --AFP   
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