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A busy day in Kazakhstan

written by | March 2, 2012
Kazakhstan's Air Astana has ordered seven Boeing jetliners including three 787s. (Boeing)

Kazakh carrier Air Astana has ordered four Boeing 767-300ERs and three 787 Dreamliners, Boeing has announced.

Valued at $1.3 billion at list prices, the deal is the largest single order of commercial aircraft in Kazahstan’s history.

Airbus Military, meanwhile, announced that Kazakhstan has ordered two C295 military transports for its air force. The deal includes options for six additional airlifters, with the first two firm orders scheduled for delivery in 2013.


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