Air France wants Boeing, Airbus planes
Air France-KLM Group, Europe's biggest airline, plans to order Boeing Co. and Airbus SAS planes valued at $7 billion, chief executive Jean-Cyril Spinetta said Thursday.
Boeing will get on order for 18 777s worth $4.2 billion at list prices.
Airbus will get an order for two additional A380 superjumbo jets, bringing to 12 the number of A380s Air France has on order. Air France will also buy 30 Airbus A320 planes, giving the Airbus order a value of $2.8 billion based on list prices.
The orders will be signed at the Paris Air Show in June.