United Continental Holdings Inc. (UAL) is in exclusive talks to buy about 200 narrow-body Boeing Co. (BA) jets after ending discussions with Airbus, Bloomberg News reported Monday citing two people familiar with the matter.
A number of those in the total might be options for future aircraft, the people told Bloomberg.
Spokesmen for United, Airbus and Boeing all declined to comment, according to Bloomberg.
Full story at http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-04-23/united-said-to-talk-exclusively-with-boeing-on-200-jets.html
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