June 18, 2007 / 6:54 AM / 12 years ago

US Airways orders 92 Airbus jets worth $10 bln

A miniature replica of an Airbus is seen in front of Airbus logo during a news conference in Mumbai May 9, 2007. U.S. Airways confirmed an order for 22 Airbus A350 XWB mid-sized jets on Monday and handed the European planemaker orders for another 70 planes in a package worth a total of $10 billion at list prices. REUTERS/Arko Datta

LE BOURGET, France (Reuters) - U.S. Airways LCC.N confirmed an order for 22 Airbus A350 XWB mid-sized jets on Monday and handed the European planemaker orders for another 70 planes in a package worth a total of $10 billion at list prices.

The U.S. carrier, which already operates the largest fleet of A320 family single-aisle aircraft, bought another 60 of the planes and signed up for 10 A330-200 wide-body jets, it said at the Paris air show.

Rolls-Royce (RR.L) said it had sold engines worth $1.8 billion for the A350 part of the order.

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