The agreement was part of the USA trade mission to China, according to Boeing. China Aviation Suppliers Holding Co (CASC) had agreed to buy the single-aisle and twin-aisle aircraft which was a part of the $250 billion deal. The full breakdown of the order and the non-binding commitments was not made available.
In July of this year, during the visit of President Xi Jinping to Germany, Air China also signed an agreement with Airbus to acquire 140 Airbus aircraft worth US$22.8 billion.
A spokesman for the planemaker declined to comment on what proportion of the China deals were new or existing orders. Boeing typically lets plane buyers determine what details to reveal about orders.
Record-low temperatures set to sock NYC
Wrap up warm this weekend: temperatures in the capital are about to plummet, as a mass of Arctic air moves across the UK. A little warmup on Sunday with temperatures back in the upper 40s and a chance for rain showers by Sunday evening.
Hartley in 17th place for Brazil Grand Prix
Hartley finished nearly two seconds slower than Bottas in 17th place. "The lap was fine [but] I knew I had a bit left". Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel rounded out the top four, inside one-tenth of a second back.
Aircraft orders contain list prices however buyers are usually given discounts that end up significantly lowering the prices.
China has a component role on every Boeing commercial aircraft model - the 737, 747, 767, 777 and the 787 - and over 9,000 Boeing aircraft fly worldwide with China-built parts and assemblies. The order was worth $7.4 billion at list prices.
Boeing and China will continue to work on mutually beneficial ways to grow and support the aviation market, according to Boeing. China is the second largest market for aircrafts in the world, and now that market will mostly be controlled by Boeing. Currently, China's aircraft fleets from all its airline companies are split between Boeing and Airbus jets.
Earlier on Thursday, General Electric said it had signed deals worth $3.5 billion in China. This was one of several deals that were announced during a state visit by U.S. President Donald Trump to Beijing. In 2015, it was one of the three Chinese companies that agreed to buy 300 planes from Boeing when President Xi was in the United States. It valued that deal at $1 billion.
Israel says downed Syrian spy drone over Golan Heights
The Golan, which Israel captured from Syria in the 1967 conflict, has seen spillover violence from the Syrian civil war. Last month, Israel struck three Syrian artillery cannons after errant rocket fire landed in the Israeli Golan Heights.
George Takei denies 1981 sexual assault claim
Talking to a journalist, Bunton said that he befriended Takei after stumbling on him on several occasions at parties and bars. "I can not tell you how vital it has been to have his unwavering support and love in these hard times", he said .
Morocco Outclass CIV To Seal World Cup Spot, Tunisia Through
They'll join Nigeria, Egypt and Senegal as the continent's five representatives at next year's tournament in Russian Federation . Dirar opened the scoring off a cross-turned-shot on 25 minutes and Benatia doubled the lead after a corner on the half-hour.
EPA Greenlights Experimental Mosquito Control
Other mosquito species and insects will not be affected, said Stephen Dobson, the company's founder. Before the ZAP Males can be used, it they must be registered in those state or the district.
Northern Ireland fume, Croatia cruise to 4-1 win
The World Cup Playoff matches in Europe have begun, with Croatia and Switzerland taking huge leads to carry into the second legs. Not exactly fair, but enough to give Switzerland a huge advantage en route to the second leg on Sunday in Basel.
Veterans Day freebies and deals you won't want to miss!
BJs Restaurant and Brewhouse: BJS is offering a free entree for under $12.95 on Friday November 10 Saturday November 11. Applebee's: Stop into a participating Applebee's on Saturday, November 11, 2017 , to get your Veterans day free meal.