Lufthansa to make $11.2 billion aircraft order, says EADS

  • EADS announced on Thursday that Lufthansa's supervisory board had approved the acquisition of 100 airbus A320 and two A380 aircraft in an order worth $11.2 billion.

    EADS added the choice of aircraft engines would be made at a later date.

    Earlier in the day, Lufthansa said it had approved the purchase of a total of 108 aircraft from Boeing and Airbus.