Minister welcomes sale of Airbus planes to Colombian airline
Foreign trade/Airbus/sale of 100 Airbus A320neo Family aircraft to Avianca – Statement by M. Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development
Paris, 5 May 2015
I congratulate the Airbus Group on the signing of [a deal to supply] 100 Airbus A320neo Family aircraft to the Colombian airline Avianca, which represents another major achievement.
This deal, estimated to be worth almost $10 billion, strengthens relations between Airbus and the second largest airline in Latin America. It is also an important step in the process of developing our relations with Colombia./.