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Air Lease Corporation Signs Deal for 25 Airbus A330neo and 60 A321neo Aircraft

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Air Lease Corporation (ALC), the Los Angeles based aircraft leasing company, has announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for 25 A330-900neo aircraft, becoming the first launch customer for the new Airbus Widebody. ALC simultaneously announced a firm order for 60 A321neo aircraft. The contact was signed today at the Farnborough International Airshow by Steven F. […]

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Airbus Increases Seating Capacity for A320neo to 189 Seats, 240 for A320neo

| July 5, 2014 | 3 Comments

In offering even more efficiency for airline operators, Airbus is increasing seating capacity for A320neo (new engine option) and A320ceo (current engine option) jetliners to 189 seats, while also adding 20 more seats for A321neo aircraft to accommodate 240 passengers in an efficient high-density, all-economy layout. …

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Airbus A321 Landing Without Flaps [VIDEO]

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

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American Airlines Takes Delivery Of First Airbus A321 Transcontinental Aircraft

| November 21, 2013 | 1 Comment

Continuing its fleet renewal momentum this year, American Airlines today took delivery of the first Airbus A321 Transcontinental aircraft, complete with fully lie-flat First and Business Class seats. The new aircraft is scheduled to enter service next year, making American the only U.S. carrier to offer customers more choices with a three-class configuration when flying […]

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JetBlue Orders 35 Airbus A320 Family Aircraft, Converts 18 Existing Orders

| October 29, 2013 | 1 Comment

Just days after taking delivery of its very first A321 aircraft, JetBlue Airways has placed a new order for 15 A321ceo (current engine option) and 20 A321neo (new engine option) aircraft. In addition, the airline has opted to upsize 8 A320ceo and 10 A320neo aircraft currently on backlog to 8 A321ceo and 10 A321neo, respectively. […]

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EVA Air Takes Delivery of its First Airbus A321 Equipped with Sharklets [PHOTOS]

| October 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

EVA Air of Taiwan has taken delivery of its first Sharklet equipped A321 aircraft, on lease from GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS). The aircraft was handed over during a ceremony in Hamburg attended by Chang Kuo Wei, Chairman of EVA Air, and Norman Liu, President and CEO of GECAS. …

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Finnair Receives World’s First A321 with Sharklets [PHOTO]

| September 6, 2013 | 5 Comments

Finnish national carrier, Finnair, the launch customer for the A321 equipped with Sharklets, has taken delivery of its first of five aircraft on order. The aircraft will eventually replace Finnair’s existing fleet of 757s, making it an all Airbus operator. The aircraft was officially handed over to Ville Iho, Finnair Chief Operating Officer, during a […]

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Delta Orders 10 Airbus A330 and 30 A321 Aircraft

| September 4, 2013 | 6 Comments

Delta Air Lines today announced plans to purchase 40 Airbus aircraft for delivery between 2015 and 2017. The order, which comprises 10 international widebody A330-300 and 30 large domestic narrowbody A321 jets, is the latest step in Delta’s prudent fleet renewal to enhance profitability while diligently managing capacity. …

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FAA Issues Airworthiness Directive for Certain Airbus A320 and A321 Jets, Fuselage Fasteners

| August 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

The FAA is adopting a new airworthiness directive (AD) for certain Airbus Model A320-214, -232 and -233 airplanes; and Model A321-211, -213, and -231 airplanes. …

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UTair Takes Delivery of its First Airbus A321

| July 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

UTair took delivery of its first Airbus aircraft. The brand-new A321 was handed over at a ceremony held at Airbus in Hamburg, Germany. The aircraft is part of a firm order for 20 A321s signed by UTair in July 2012, which is today the largest single order for this type in Russia. …

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