Airbus receives British Airways $1B order

|About: Airbus Group SE (EADSF)|By:, SA News Editor

Airbus (OTCMKTS:EADSF) has received a firm order for 20 Airbus 320neo aircraft from British Airways, worth well over $1B at current list prices.

"These aircraft are currently intended to replace 21 shorthaul British Airways' aircraft but will be reallocated if the airline cannot make a profitable return from its shorthaul business," British Airways said in a statement.