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FILE - In this Monday, March 18, 2013 file photo, Lion Air President and chief executive Rusdi Kirana of Indonesia, second left, and Airbus President and chief executive Fabrice Bregier, second right, pose with an Airbus 320 model for the media while France's President Francois Hollande, center, applauds with others during a signing ceremony at the Elysee Palace in Paris when the Indonesian airline announced to buy 234 Airbus plane for 18.4 billion Euro ($24 billion). Indonesia's top discount carrier, which catapulted into the global aviation spotlight with record deals to buy Airbus and Boeing planes, is taking the battle for Asia’s budget-minded travelers to the backyard of the airline that helped pioneer low cost flights in the region. (AP Photo/Michel Euler, File)

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