Airbus for China

As expected, Airbus Industrie won a £916m order for 30 Airbus airliners – 20 A321s and 10 A320s – from China last week. This puts Airbus on a par with Boeing in sales to China this year. British Aerospace, as a 20% stakeholder in Airbus, stands to make up to £183m from the deal.

As expected, Airbus Industrie won a £916m order for 30 Airbus airliners – 20 A321s and 10 A320s – from China last week. This puts Airbus on a par with Boeing in sales to China this year. British Aerospace, as a 20% stakeholder in Airbus, stands to make up to £183m from the deal.