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Airbus' year-end boom for narrow-body jets masks woes for its wide-body superjumbos

The A320's success, coming in the final days of retiring sales chief John Leahy's two-decade tenure, provides some respite for Airbus following a tumultuous few weeks after a top management shakeup.


AIRBUS SE completed the year doing what it does best: selling its bread-and-butter narrow-body aircraft.

The European manufacturer late on Thursday firmed up its biggest order from Indigo Partners for 430 A320 aircraft - a contract that was...

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