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Airbus is expected to announce Guillaume Faury, who is currently president of the planemaker's commercial aircraft division, as its new chief executive, according to reports.
The Frenchman would succeed current boss Tom Enders, who is due to leave the post next year.
Reuters cited an unnamed source as saying there was "a 50-50 chance" Mr Faury's appointment could be made this week.
Student Pavithra Priyadarshini is stranded at Dulles airport after the collapse of Primera Air.