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Planning a trip or have a great travel story? Need travel tips or want to share your experiences (and photos)? Whether you are travelling for business or pleasure, the Bimmerfest Travel Forum is your best resource on the Web.

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Old 07-14-2012, 08:08 PM
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Farnborough Air Show Ends with $55 Billion in Orders

Even though $55 billlion sounds like a lot, it is a little over half of what last year's show generated in orders.

Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier Report Over $55 Billion in New Orders at Farnborough

By Michael Acampora
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The world’s three largest passenger-jet makers, Airbus, Boeing, and Bombardier, announced billions
of dollars in sales at one of the world’s major air shows this past week but, even with new orders and commitments valued at over $55 billion, the numbers paled in comparison to last year’s, when orders were roughly twice as much.

The decline in sales notwithstanding, Airbus, Boeing, and Bombardier will have a rather full production schedule for the …

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Even at the typical 25-50% discount to list price, it is still a fair chunk of change.

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