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Boeing Winning the 2018 Aircraft Order Race against Rival Airbus

Andrew Brunton
Boeing Winning the 2018 Aircraft Order Race against Rival Airbus

Boeing (BA) has been lagging behind Airbus in the order-booking race for the past few years. YTD (year-to-date) through November, Boeing booked 792 gross firm aircraft orders. Among the major US air carriers, United Continental (UAL) ordered 13, American Airlines (AAL) ordered 25, and Southwest Airlines (LUV) ordered 40 YTD through November.