6-Jul-2010 9:52 AM

Air France-KLM could place 'very big order' for medium-size aircraft

Air France-KLM CEO, Pierre Henri Gourgeon, stated the carrier could place a "very big order" for medium-sized Airbus or Boeing aircraft (Reuters, 05-Jul-2010).

Air France-KLM: "We could have a very big order of the size you mentioned [of up to 100 medium-sized aircraft] … What we say to the aircraft manufacturers is, let's go through a tender and do your best to address our needs over many years and then we will make a choice,” Pierre Henri Gourgeon, CEO. Source: Reuters, 05-Jul-2010.