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JAL orders 31 Airbus A350s

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Japan Airlines said Monday it is ordering 31 Airbus A350 planes in a deal valued at US$9.5 billion and which challenges Boeing's dominance in the Japanese market as it struggles with its troubled Dreamliner. 

Japan Airlines (JAL) jetliners sit parked at Tokyo's Haneda airport on July 31, 2013

The carrier said it had signed a purchase agreement for 18 long-haul A350-900s and 13 A350-1000s, with an option to buy another 25 aircraft.

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