Lufthansa is expected to make its long-delayed decision on acquiring its new widebody fleet within the next four weeks. The company’s board of directors tentatively plans to approve the investment at its mid-September meeting. The order will likely exceed 50 aircraft. The carrier has been evaluating three options: an order for Boeing’s 787-10 or 777X, a mixed order for the 777X and the Airbus A350-900, or an all-A350 order that would include commitments for the -900 and the -1000. ...

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