*Boeing secures $100 bln boost for new 777 X. DUBAI, Nov 21- Planemakers left Dubai with a record $200 billion in deals after a desert rainstorm forced organisers to cancel the last day of its air show- an event that demonstrated their growing reliance on the Gulf to secure support for big jets.
*$23 bln deal sealed in less than a week. DUBAI, Nov 19- Emirates' whopping order for 50 of the world's biggest jets should end doubts about the project that had even crept into manufacturer Airbus, the airline's chief told Reuters, adding it was so sure of filling the planes it might have bought 10 more.
*Airbus said to review options for megajet after slow sales. LONDON, Oct 23- Airbus is poised to review its A380 superjumbo after a slump in orders and has not ruled out shaving output of the world's largest jetliner while waiting for the economy to come to its rescue.
DUBAI/ NEW YORK, Oct 21- Etihad Airways is close to placing an order that could kick off a $50 billion jet-buying spree from the Gulf as the region's carriers flex their muscles in an industry hit by weak margins and high fuel prices.
DUBAI/ NEW YORK, Oct 21- Etihad Airways is close to placing a order that could kick off a $50 billion jet-buying spree from the Gulf as the region's carriers flex their muscles in an industry hit by weak margins and high fuel prices.
Sept 26- Emirates is closing in on a widely anticipated deal to buy a revamped version of Boeing's 777 passenger jet but still has "a lot of work to do" in negotiations on the price, the airline's president was quoted on Thursday as saying.
*Airbus, Boeing battle shifts to profitable, risky big jets. *Boeing responds to threat of Airbus A350-1000 with 777 X. *Lessor Udvar-Hazy warns Boeing on price, production cost.