Airbus wins 90 net orders in Jan-March

PARIS Fri Apr 6, 2012 5:48am EDT

An Airbus A320 sits at the American Airlines terminal at Dallas' DFW International Airport as officials of AMR, American Airlines, Boeing and Airbus announce a major airplane manufacturing deal during a news conference at the airport in Dallas, Texas July 20, 2011. REUTERS/Darrell Byers

An Airbus A320 sits at the American Airlines terminal at Dallas' DFW International Airport as officials of AMR, American Airlines, Boeing and Airbus announce a major airplane manufacturing deal during a news conference at the airport in Dallas, Texas July 20, 2011.

Credit: Reuters/Darrell Byers

PARIS (Reuters) - European planemaker Airbus won 90 net plane orders in the first three months of the year, dominated by single-aisle aircraft such as the A320, it said on Friday.

The net figure takes into account 10 cancellations so far this year, the company said on its website.

Airbus, which competes with Boeing (BA.N), said it delivered 131 planes in the first three months of the year, including four of its A380 superjumbo aircraft.

(Reporting by Dominique Vidalon; Editing by Lionel Laurent)

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