TOULOUSE, March 18 Europe's Airbus is
still targeting 700 to 750 plane orders this year and expects to
hit about half of this target by the end of June, its commercial
director told Reuters on Monday.
The planemaker grabbed a record order worth $24 billion at
list prices from Indonesian budget carrier Lion Air on Monday,
shaking arch-rival Boeing's grip on one of the world's
"That (Lion Air contract) was already in the numbers, we've
been working on this for over six months," John Leahy said.