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DTN News: Paris Air Show Top Stories / Headlines News Dated June 20, 2013

DTN News: Paris Air Show Top Stories / Headlines News Dated June 20, 2013
(NSI News Source Info) TORONTO, Canada - June 20, 2013: Comprehensive daily news related to Paris Air Show from Le Bourget, France.
*Comprehensive daily news related to Paris Air Show from Le Bourget, France.

Home-field edge? Airbus eclipses Boeing at Paris Air Show

USA TODAY - ‎42 minutes ago‎
LE BOURGET, France (AP) - Airbus beat its rival Boeing in the orders stakes at the Paris Air Show but both aircraft manufacturers were encouraged that their lucrative wide-body planes were finding new customers -- a sign that the global economy could be on ...

Boeing, Airbus widen lead as upstarts falter

Business Times (subscription) - ‎1 hour ago‎
Expo parade: Brazil's Embraer won US$16b of business for upgraded small planes at the Paris Air Show, while Canada's Bombardier, China's Comac and Russia's Irkut were shut out of the single-aisle market. - PHOTO: BLOOMBERG. [NEW YORK] Boeing ...

Boeing-Airbus duopoly tightens order grip over upstarts

Business Standard - ‎1 hour ago‎
Boeing Co and Airbus SAS reasserted their dominance at the aviation industry's largest trade expo as challengers including Bombardier Inc. failed to win any orders for single-aisle jets, the workhorses of global airline fleets. The two biggest planemakers ran ...

Airbus victory in orders dogfight with Boeing

Financial Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
Airbus on Thursday emerged as the narrow victor over Boeing at the 50th Paris air show by unveiling deals valued at $68.7bn to sell 466 passenger jets to airlines and leasing companies. This compared to Boeing's sales total of 442 aircraft valued at $66.4bn, ...

Airbus wins order battle at Paris Airshow

GMA News - ‎2 hours ago‎
PARIS - Last-minute orders swept Airbus to victory over Boeing at a Paris Airshow marked by stormy weather and hot debate over the next generation of big jets. European planemaker Airbus clinched deals for 90 more planes on Thursday, taking its orders ...

Paris Air Show highlights health of aerospace sector

Channel News Asia - ‎2 hours ago‎
Aerospace giants Airbus and Boeing racked up orders at the 50th Paris Air Show while Embraer of Brazil and prop-jet specialist ATR also hailed milestone results, signs that the sector is flying high, analysts said on Thursday. PHOTOS. Airbus's A350 plane ...

Paris Air Show: Boeing Orders Stack Up, But Airbus Still Ahead

Wall Street Journal (blog) - ‎3 hours ago‎
LE BOURGET, France–Airbus beat out Boeing in new business at this year's Paris Air Show, racking up $68.7 billion of new orders over the last four days, compared with around $66 billion clocked up by its U.S. rival. The European manufacturer remains ...

Big-Ticket Orders at Paris Air Show

New York Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
LE BOURGET, France — As the business part of the Paris Air Show drew to a close Thursday — Friday is when the gates open to the public — Boeing and Airbus were totaling up orders here that were worth more than $135 billion between them. It was two ...

Boeing unveils $38 bn in firm orders at air show

Zee News - ‎3 hours ago‎
Le Bourget (France): US aerospace giant Boeing said Thursday that it had booked firm aircraft orders worth up to USD 38 billion at the Paris Air Show. In a French-language statement that hailed the show as "a great millesime," a term used for fine wines, the ...

New Airbus A350 comes through first test

Herald Sun - ‎3 hours ago‎
AIRBUS'S next-generation A350 plane has landed safely in southern France after its first test flight. After just over four hours in the air on Friday, the new plane touched down to cheers from Airbus employees and hundreds of aviation enthusiasts who had ...

Five hot planes at the Paris Air Show

MarketWatch - ‎4 hours ago‎
Visitors attend 50th Paris Air Show, at the Le Bourget airport near Paris. The air show runs from June 17 to 23. On the surface, it's just another trade show. But the size, scope, money and even national prestige tied up in the Paris Air Show put it in a class of its ...

Biofueled Airbus makes air show entrance

AFP - ‎4 hours ago‎
LE BOURGET — An Airbus airliner flew from southern France to the Paris Air Show on Thursday with one fuel tank partially filled with farnesane, a biofuel made from sugar cane as the industry experiments with green technology. The gambit was to show that ...

Airbus announces several orders of A320 jet family

U.S. News & World Report - ‎5 hours ago‎
LE BOURGET, France (AP) — Airbus announced a series of orders for its smaller single-aisle jets Thursday, racking up 80 purchases for the A320 family of short- to medium-haul planes. On its home turf, Airbus so far seems to have the edge over its rival ...

Airbus bags firm orders worth $ 39bn

Oman Daily Observer - ‎5 hours ago‎
PARIS — European plane-maker Airbus clinched deals for another 90 planes yesterday, taking its total orders and commitments at the Paris Airshow to 466 aircraft worth $68.7 billion at list prices. The tally includes firm purchase orders for 241 planes worth ...

Scenes from the 50th Paris Air Show - The Darkroom - The Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Sun - ‎5 hours ago‎
A celebration of flight, the 50th Paris International Air Show ramped up this week at Le Bourget airport. A Sukhoi Su-35 fighter aircraft takes part in a flying display, during the 50th Paris Air Show, at the Le Bourget airport near Paris, June 20, 2013. The Paris Air ...

Paris Air Show, the world's largest aviation expo, opens big in France

Fox News - ‎6 hours ago‎
Planes, planes and more planes are hitting the skies this week at the world's oldest and largest airshow. Celebrating its centennial, the 50th edition of the bi-annual, seven-day International Paris Air Show kicked off on Monday and runs through June 23 -- and ...

Demand for civil aircraft is booming. Who will supply it?

The Economist - ‎6 hours ago‎
NEWS of new aircraft, orders and technology rained from the skies this week at the Paris Air Show, where a bumper crowd of producers and customers dodged a real downpour with mingled curses and exhilaration. The biennial event at Le Bourget airfield ...

Airbus Readies 'Gone Fishing' Sign With Sales Targets Close (1)

Businessweek - ‎6 hours ago‎
Airbus SAS came within reach of its annual order target after adding almost $15 billion in sales on the fourth day of the Paris Air Show, prompting its sales chief to quip that he might take the rest of the year off. The European manufacturer pulled in deals worth ...

Energy-efficient Airbus A350 set to fly over Paris Air Show

CNET - ‎7 hours ago‎
Attendees of the premier aerospace event probably will see the new energy-efficient jet on Friday. Also, its French manufacturer announces $69 billion worth of deals. Stephen Shankland. by Stephen Shankland. June 20, 2013 5:10 AM PDT Follow @stshank.

Next-gen A350 nets billions in orders

The Australian - ‎7 hours ago‎
THE Airbus next-generation A350 plane took centre stage at the International Paris Air Show on Wednesday, winning multi-billion-dollar deals ahead of a much-anticipated fly-over. The news comes just days after the new plane took to the skies in its first test ...

Paris Air Show: Airbus Racks Up New Passenger Aircraft Business

Wall Street Journal (blog) - ‎8 hours ago‎
LE BOURGET, France–Airbus said Thursday it had racked up $68.7 billion of new business over the last four days at the Paris Air Show, taking firm orders and commitments for 466 of its commercial aircraft. The tally includes firm purchase orders for 241 ...

Airbus offers "regional" A350: sales chief

Business Times (subscription) - ‎8 hours ago‎
[PARIS] Airbus is offering airlines a shorter-range "regional" version of its A350-900 passenger jet, sales chief John Leahy told Reuters at the Paris Airshow on Thursday. The previously undisclosed move emerged two days after Boeing launched a larger ...

Airbus pieces together air show order finale

euronews - ‎8 hours ago‎
PARIS (Reuters) – European planemaker Airbus sought to finalise a flurry of orders on Thursday to avoid a rare defeat to U.S. arch-rival Boeing at its domestic Paris Airshow. As of Wednesday, Airbus lagged its competitor with 211 firm ...

Boeing Launches New Commercial Airplane; Highlights Innovation, Efficiency ...

Wall Street Journal (press release) - ‎9 hours ago‎
LE BOURGET, France, June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE:BA) enjoyed a strong and productive Paris Air Show launching its newest model, the 787-10 Dreamliner, announcing important commercial airplane orders and strengthening alliances ...

Airbus, Boeing shine at Paris Air Show

Economic Times - ‎9 hours ago‎
erospace heavyweights Airbus and Boeing slugged it out Thursday for the lead in total orders at the 50th Paris Air Show, while Embraer of Brazil hailed its best showing in 10 years.In Pic: Airbus chief executive officer Fabrice Bregier addresses reporters ...

Airbus: A350 fly-by over Paris 'a good possibility'

USA TODAY - ‎10 hours ago‎
Airbus hinted that its new A350 could help cap off the 2013 Paris Air Show with an overhead fly-by. Airbus said via Twitter this morning (June 20) a fly-by of its A350 "looks like a good possibility for tomorrow at the air show!" PHOTOS: First flight of the Airbus ...

Paris Airshow: Airbus bags last-minute orders worth $39b

Straits Times - ‎10 hours ago‎
PARIS (REUTERS) - European planemaker Airbus clinched deals for another 90 planes on Thursday, taking its total orders and commitments at the Paris Airshow to 466 aircraft worth US$68.7 billion (S$86.4 billion) at list prices. The tally includes firm ...

Paris Air Show: Airbus, Boeing in fierce commercial battles to win mega deals

India Today - ‎10 hours ago‎
Two world aviation industry giants, Airbus and Boeing, are engaged in fierce commercial battles for winning big orders for their long-haul airplanes at the 2013 International Paris Air Show. As the leading European aircraft manufacturer, Airbus on Wednesday ...

Airbus to Fly A350 at Air Show

Wall Street Journal (blog) - ‎11 hours ago‎
LE BOURGET, France—Airbus will fly its new A350 aircraft over the international air show just north of Paris Friday, just a week after the long-distance jetliner took its first test flight, demonstrating to customers that the plane maker is keeping its promise of ...

Airbus sales chief expects to win Japanese customer

Reuters - ‎11 hours ago‎
PARIS | Thu Jun 20, 2013 6:13am EDT. PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus' (EAD.PA) sales chief expects to win orders from a major Japanese airline at some point in the future, he told the Paris Airshow on Thursday. "It is just a matter of time before Japan Airlines ...
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