Airbus Versus Boeing: Iran Deals The Difference In Plane Battle

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Wochit Headline News - January 13, 2017

Reuters reports that Over the past two decades, planemakers Airbus and Boeing have been in fierce competition over the $120 billion annual jet market.

Airbus has retained the top spot reporting a total of 731 net orders for 2016, beating Boeing's tally of 668 for the year.

Iran has had a huge impact on this total is Iran, emerging from decades of sanctions to place billions of dollars of new orders.

Because of fragile demand elsewhere, its comeback carries unusual weight..

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