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Airbus Ahead in Orders, Close to Boeing in Deliveies
Airbus has a commanding lead c n it comes to order intake for the year, but the two manufacturers are about even in deliveries. Through September, Airbus had booked 1,179 gross orders, with 141 cancellations. Counting firm orders and deals announced but not yet signed, Airbus is on a pace to beat its 2007 record-order year of 1,458 units.