A view of Airbus’ final assembly line for the A320-family of jets in Tianjin on March 8, 2019. Photo: XInhua
A view of Airbus’ final assembly line for the A320-family of jets in Tianjin on March 8, 2019. Photo: XInhua
Aviation

Airbus sells 292 A320 aircraft to four Chinese airlines in a blow to Boeing, as US-China tension tips balance in European maker’s favour

  • Air China, China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines and Shenzhen Airlines ordered 292 Airbus A320 jets
  • Boeing said it is disappointed that “geopolitical differences” continue to constrain US jets export to world’s second-largest aviation market

A view of Airbus’ final assembly line for the A320-family of jets in Tianjin on March 8, 2019. Photo: XInhua
A view of Airbus’ final assembly line for the A320-family of jets in Tianjin on March 8, 2019. Photo: XInhua
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