British Airways remains "interested" in purchasing the Airbus A3XX but does not want to be considered a launch customer. Carl Michel, BA's commercial director, told The DAILY yesterday the airline will maintain a wait-and-see approach. But "if the price is right, and the economics make sense, count us in," he said. The super-jumbo project, however, appears "more political than rational," he added.

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