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China Southern Orders 10 Airbus A330s

2015 12 23

China Southern Airlines has agreed to purchase 10 Airbus A330-300s, in a deal worth about USD$2.3 billion at list price, it said in a stock exchange submission.

The planes will be delivered between 2017 and 2019 and increase the airline's capacity by 4 percent. The purchase will be funded by cash and financing arrangements with banks, the submission added.

The purchase will help the airline expand its fleet and increase its competitiveness amid a boom in air travel in China.

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