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U.S. airlines grapple with 'unfair tax' that adds to aircraft supply disruption

Reuters Friday, 4 October 2019
U.S. airlines are scrambling to digest a new 10% tariff on European-made Airbus planes that threaten additional havoc in an aircraft supply market already reeling from frozen deliveries of Boeing Co's 737 MAX.
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