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Will low-cost airlines bolster narrowbody market? Issue 21 Feb/Mar 2001

Despite the recent traffic slump, macro trends predict that narrowbody deliveries will reach a low in 2004 and peak again in 2008. About 1,200 new orders are required to fulfil this predicted delivery profile. Examination of low-cost airline development and fleet plans, plus other markets, reveals the manufacturers’ requirements could be exceeded.

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