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A318 formally launched.

On the back of orders from Air France and EgyptAir, the board of Airbus Industrie agreed to go ahead with its 107-seat A318. Firm orders for the A318 now total 109, Airbus said. Set to enter service in the last quarter of 2002, the aircraft in its baseline version will have a range of up to 2,000 nm/3,700 km. …

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