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27 October 2005 [17:57] - Today.Az
Representatives of the AZAL State Airlines left Baku today and are on their way to France where they will receive the second airbus
?-319 manufactured by the Airbus Industries international air concern.
Signing of the document on handing over the new airbus will take place on October 27 in France and on the next day the second ?319 airbus will arrive in Baku.
The third and the fourth aircrafts will be brought to the country in the middle of the year 2006. The airbuses A-319 purchased by AZAL will operate on international flights.
The first aircraft was flew to Baku from Hamburg on September 2, 2005. The contract for purchasing of 4 planes was signed between AZAL and AIRBUS in August 2004 in Berlin. The price of the contract is $170 millions.