Airbus’s order surge at the Paris air show has driven the Airbus A320NEO (new engine option) backlog to 1,029 orders and commitments. The company so far this week has secured 730 orders at the Paris air show valued at $72 billion, says John Leahy, Airbus COO for customers. That does not include the 180 sold to Indigo, which had been previously announced. This year was “the best air show ever for Airbus in terms of aircraft numbers sold,” says Tom Enders, Airbus CEO. Most of the deals ...


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