9-May-2011 2:22 PM

Qatar Airways negotiates large Airbus order: reports

Qatar Airways is reportedly in advanced negotiations with Airbus to place a large order for 60 aircraft (AFP/Les Echo, 06-May-2011). The order, which is would be announced at the Le Bourget air show in Jun-2011, is expected to be for 50 A320neos and 10 to 20 A380s. The Les Echo report also stated Qatar Airways would order 50 neo options and an undisclosed number of A380 options.