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Airbus has clinched a deal for 100 single-aisle A320neo planes in its first big move at the Paris Air Show

Airbus and General Electric’s aircraft leasing arm, GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS), announced the firm order Monday. The A320neo range of jets, designed to use less fuel than the original and widely-used A320s, have proven popular and are competing …
Source: bingAirbus has clinched a deal for 100 single-aisle A320neo planes in its first big move at the Paris Air Show

Aviation groups speak out in support of the FLIGHT Act

Following the introduction of the Forward Looking Investment in GA, Hangars, and Tarmacs (FLIGHT) Act of 2017 in the Senate and House, AOPA and 27 other aviation industry groups signed letters to the Senate and House sponsors of the legislation speaking out in support. Sens. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) and Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) introduced the Senate bill (S. 1320) June 8, and Reps. Sam Graves (R-Mo.) and Cheri Bustos (D-Ill.)  sponsored matching House legislation (H.R. 2879) June 13. All four sponsors are members of the General Aviation Caucus. 

Source: aopaAviation groups speak out in support of the FLIGHT Act