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Air India may buy large jets worth $10 bn, says enginemaker

'I think they (Tata Group) are looking at something up to 30 aircraft, could be as big as that, which is a big order,' says an executive of Rolls-Royce Holdings Plc

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Tata Group-owned Air India Ltd. is looking at buying as many as 30 widebody aircraft, the enginemaker for Airbus SE’s A350 jets said, an order that will allow the former state-run carrier to aggressively pursue international growth.  

“I think they are looking at something up to 30 aircraft, could be as big as that, which is a big order. A really big order,” Chris Davie, a senior vice president in Asia Pacific for Rolls-Royce Holdings Plc said in an interview on the sidelines of the airshow in Hyderabad.

An order for 30 A350-100 jets could be valued at about $9.5

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First Published: Mar 25 2022 | 5:29 PM IST

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