QA in $6.4 bn deal to buy 50 Airbus A321 planes Dec 08, 2017 0 359 12345 Doha Qatar Airways (QA) has reconfirmed and upsized its earlier order for 50 A320neo with a firm order for 50 larger A321neo ACF as it signed an agreement with Airbus on Thursday. The order was signed by Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Akbar al Baker and Fabrice Br`gier, Airbus chief operating officer and president Commercial Aircraft. The updated order replaces the original one placed in 2011. The A321neo ACF will join Qatar Airways' fleet of 50 A320neo from 2019. The total value of the deal is at $6.35 billion. (TNN) POST A COMMENT RELATED ARTICLES Qatar's sovereignty and dignity above all considerations: Emir Dec 08, 2017 0 1449 Trump's Jerusalem move sparks unrest, fresh call for intifada Dec 08, 2017 0 588 Qatar to buy 12 Rafale fighter jets Dec 08, 2017 0 918 We count on Kuwaiti mediation efforts to resolve crisis: FM Tribune News Network Doha Qatar is ready for dialogue to resolve the ongoing Gulf crisis, but the blockading countries are avoiding coming to the negotiating table, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs .. UK to invest QR21 bn in Qatar projects Tribune News Network Doha The United Kingdom will invest QR21 billion to finance investment projects in Qatar, a Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) statement said on Thursday. The decision reflects the confidence ..