Boeing Wins $18 Billion Qatar Deal in Blow to Airbus

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  • Persian Gulf carrier to order as many as 100 new aircraft
  • Letter of intent signed for 60 737 Max valued at $6.9 billion

A Boeing 737 Max.

Photographer: Mike Kane/Bloomberg

Boeing Co. landed an $18.6 billion deal with Qatar Airways for as many as 100 aircraft, providing a sales boost to the U.S. company’s upgraded 737 jetliner with one of the year’s largest commercial airplane deals.

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