BA splits long-haul order, will buy 12 A380s, 24 787s valued at $8 billion

Making one of the most anticipated long-haul aircraft order announcements in recent years, British Airways yesterday said it will purchase 12 A380s and 24 787s and place options for a further seven A380s and 18 787s. The split order means that BA for the first time will operate long-haul Airbus...

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