Air China to buy 31 Boeing passenger, cargo airplanes
AFPWASHINGTON -- Air China signed an agreement Friday to buy a total 31 Boeing passenger and cargo planes from U.S. aerospace giant Boeing, the Chinese flag carrier said.
March 3, 2013, 12:03 am TWN
Air China said it would purchase 20 Boeing 737-800 aircraft, two Boeing 747-8 aircraft, one Boeing 777-300ER aircraft and eight Boeing 777 cargo planes.
The total value of the deal is US$5.2 billion at current Boeing list prices.
“The Boeing Company has granted to the Company significant price concessions with regard to the Boeing Aircraft,” Air China said in a statement.
The deal is subject to Chinese government approval.