According to West Australia Today, Qantas has completed its assessment of the Airbus and Boeing bids. Journalist Patrick Hatch said the airline would make its choice known before the end of 2021. The Australian flag carrier would therefore sign a letter of intent without completing the funding. This would be completed by mid-2022. Deliveries are expected to begin in 2023 and the order could include around 100 aircraft in all.
Airbus and Boeing are once again neck and neck to win this important single-aisle order. We are therefore witnessing the traditional limbo of “how low can you go? The winner will soon be known. Subscribe to our free YouTube channel by clicking here.>>> Follow us on Facebook and Twitter