TAP Air Portugal, which is on an expansion drive, will eventually become a customer of the newly launched Airbus A321XLR, co-owner David Neeleman says. The extra-long range version of the Airbus family of narrowbodies was launched at the Paris Air Show June 17 and by the end of the week had accumulated 260 orders, commitments and order conversions. Customers varied from lessor Air Lease Corp. to British Airways parent International Airlines Group, American Airlines, Philippine LCC Cebu ...

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