Xiamen Airlines switches to Airbus, orders 40 A320neo family aircraft

Airbus has made this announcement:

Xiamen Airlines has placed a firm order for 40 Airbus A320neo Family aircraft switching to Airbus for its fleet growth, making the airline the newest Airbus customer.

The agreement was announced by the major shareholder China Southern Airlines to the Shanghai Stock exchange.

Xiamen has been a loyal Boeing customer.

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