Ryanair unveils $15.6 billion Boeing order

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Irish low-cost airline Ryanair announced a $15.6 billion order for about 175 passenger jets from U.S. aircraft manufacturer Boeing on Tuesday.

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The order for current-generation 737 aircraft delivers a boost to the U.S. company, which has struggled in recent months after the grounding of its 787 Dreamliner.

(Reporting by Conor Humphries; Editing by David Goodman)