Listen: American Airlines becomes first US airline to order new Airbus plane
"Now, a US air carrier said to be bolstering its fleet by doing business outside the country. More from CBS MoneyWatch dot coms. Diane king hall airlines reportedly struck a deal with Airbus, instead of Boeing, according to Bloomberg the air carrier ordered fifty of the new Airbus A three twenty one aircraft. The airline is expected to replace an aging fleet of dozens. Of Boeing, seven fifty seven jets keep him. I Am Boeing has been under scrutiny since a pair of deadly crashes of it's seven thirty seven max jet force the grounding of that fleet. America is the American rather is the first US-based airline to order, the newest Airbus plane Denver-based, frontier airlines also expected to fly the new Airbus jet after deliveries began and twenty twenty"