5-Nov-2010 7:45 AM

Chinese airlines acquire 102 Airbus aircraft

Four Chinese airlines signed contracts to purchase 102 Airbus aircraft for a total of USD14 billion during a state visit by President Hu Jintao to France (Bloomberg, 05-Nov-2010). CASC, Air China, China Eastern and China Southern acquired 50 A320s, 42 A330s and 10 A350s.