DUBAI Jan 11 Saudi Arabia's flynas has struck a
deal with Airbus to buy planes worth $8.6 billion,
Kingdom Holding, which owns 34.1 percent of the budget
carrier, said on Wednesday.
Airbus finalised a deal to sell more than 60 jets to flynas,
industry sources told Reuters on Tuesday, with one adding that
the order was expected to cover more than 60 A320neo narrow body
Kingdom Holding, the investment firm owned by billionaire
Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, did not specify how many or which
model of aircraft flynas had purchased, but it added that the
first batch will be received early in 2018.
(Reporting by Marwa Rashad; Writing by Tom Arnold; Editing by