Aircraft Orders and Deliveries
An Emirates Airbus A380 welcoming visitors to the Dubai Airshow. (Photo: AirlineGeeks

Recap: Days 1 and 2 of the 2019 Dubai Airshow

The 2019 Dubai Airshow got off to a slow start on Sunday as only two aircraft sales were announced by the major manufacturers Boeing and Airbus. Boeing could claim a small victory by announcing a deal for two 787-9 Dreamliners to Biman Bangladesh Airlines worth $585 million. The two competitors are fiercely locked in a fight for sales in a Middle Eastern market that has been slowing the past year. Boeing’s VP of Marketing, Randy Tinseth, still sees optimism in…