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Boeing lands deal to build 175 jets for Ryanair

DUBLIN — There’s finally some good news for Boeing: The European discount airline Ryanair said Tuesday that it will buy 175 of Boeing’s popular 737 jets, the largest order ever placed by a European carrier.

Chicago-based Boeing Co. has struggled since its new 787 Dreamliner was grounded in January following electrical system problems. And it was dealt a blow Monday in the race to win the single-aisle plane market when Indonesia’s Lion Air signed a deal with rival Airbus for 234 of that company’s A320s.

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