The 2013 Dubai Airshow ended November 21 at their new venue, the Dubai World Central’s (DWC)’s Al Maktoum International Airport.
Nearly $200 billion in aircraft orders were announced during the show, including orders for Airbus, Boeing and Bombardier.
Boeing also launched their 777X program at the show with a large 1/20 scale PacMin model, complete with working wingtip parts and exterior lighting.
PacMin models also made appearances during announcements for Etihad, Côte d’Ivoire and many others.
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On opening day of the 2013 Dubai Airshow, Boeing officially launched their 777X program. Their announcement came with record-breaking orders from Etihad, Qatar, Emirates and previously announced customer Lufthansa. The combined order totaled over $95 billion, the largest launch by value in commercial airliner history. (more…)