US low-cost airline JetBlue has ordered 35 planes worth nearly four billion dollars from European aircraft-builder Airbus.
Ryanair has been fined 200,000 euros and ordered to pay 10 million euros in damages for breaking France's labour laws.
Airbus has upped its sales target for 2013 to 1,000 planes. But, so far this year, the European aircraft maker is lagging behind US rival Boeing.
The big two airplane manufacturers Airbus and Boeing are attempting to sign as many sales contracts as possible during this week's Paris Air Show at Le Bourget.
The US aircraft-leasing group ILFC has ordered 50 more Airbus A320neo airliners, the two companies announced on the first day of the Paris Air Show on Monday.
Indonesian air line Lion Air has ordered over 200 passenger jets from French-based European aircraft builder Airbus, according to reports.
Fund manager Invesco Perpetual, which is the biggest single shareholder in the British arms manufacturing company, BAE Systems, warned on Monday that it had "significant reservations" ...
European planemaker Airbus is to build a factory in the US, taking the fight for market share to the home of its chief rival, Boeing.