Air India has placed a $70bn order with Airbus and Boeing for a total of 470 aircraft. The order includes a range of aircraft types to cater to the airline's long-term growth plans. From Airbus, Air India has placed orders for 34 A350-1000s; six A350-900s; 140 A320neo; and 70 A321neo narrowbody aircraft. From Boeing, the airline is to receive 20 787 Dreamliners; 10 777X widebody aircraft; and 190 737MAX narrowbody aircraft. The deliveries of the new aircraft will commence later this year.