Posts Tagged ‘Airbus A330’

Indonesian airline Garuda signs $5.75 billion deal with Airbus, Rolls-Royce

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Indonesian airline Garuda has signed a 4 billion pound ($5.75 billion) deal with planemaker Airbus and engine-maker Rolls-Royce to upgrade 14 A330 aircraft to the newer A330neo version of the jet, the British government said. The deal was signed on Tuesday in London on the first day of Indonesian President Joko Widodo’s visit to Britain, and announced…

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Japan’s Skymark to stop flying Airbus A330 in favor of Boeing-only fleet

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Skymark Airlines said it will stop flying Airbus A330 jets in favour of a single-model fleet of Boeing Co 737 aircraft to cut costs after the discount carrier filed for protection from creditors late on Wednesday. “We will stop using the A330s from February,” Skymark’s chairman, Takashi Ide, told reporters at a news conference in…

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