Cathay Pacific signs for $4.1 billion A321neo order

Cathay Pacific signs for $4.1 billion A321neo order

Hong Kong’s flag carrier Cathay Pacific has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for 32 Airbus A321neos worth $4.1 billion. The aircraft were ordered direct from Airbus and are set to be delivered between 2020 and 2023. They will be

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ALC finalises $348 million engine order

ALC finalises $348 million engine order

Air Lease Corporation has finalised a $348 million order extension for 24 CFM International LEAP-1B engines. The engines will power 12 new Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, including five 737 MAX 7 and seven MAX 8 aircraft. The engines are expected

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BOC finalises MAX 10 order

BOC finalises MAX 10 order

Singapore-based lessor BOC Aviation has finalised its order for ten new Boeing 737 MAX 10s. The memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the order was placed at the Paris Air Show on 19 June 2017. The order is valued at approximately $1.25

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IAG orders three A330-200s for LEVEL

IAG orders three A330-200s for LEVEL

Following the launch of IAG’s low cost carrier LEVEL last month, the group has ordered three more A330-200s to expand its operations. The airline currently operates long-haul flights from Barcelona to Los Angeles, San Fransisco, Buenos Aires and Punta Cana.

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Mandarin orders six ATR72-600s

Mandarin orders six ATR72-600s

Mandarin Airlines, a Taiwan subsidiary of China Airlines, has signed an agreement for six ATR72-600s with the aircraft manufacture. The order is valued around $160 million based on list prices. The aircraft will operate on domestic routes in Taiwan. The

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Aeroflot orders 20  additional SSJ100s

Aeroflot orders 20 additional SSJ100s

Aeroflot have signed a firm order for 20 Sukhoi Superjet 100s at the MAKS-2017 International Air Show. This follows a firm memorandum of understanding (MoU) the airline placed for 30 SSJ100s last year. The new orders were placed with VEB

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CAS signs GTA for 140 Airbus aircraft

CAS signs GTA for 140 Airbus aircraft

China Aviation Supplies Holding Company (CAS) has signed a general term agreement with Airbus to purchase 140 aircraft. The order, comprising 100 A320s and 40 A350 XWBs, was signed by Airbus CEO Tom Enders and Sun Bo, Vice President of

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Chorus completes ATR72-600 acquisition

Chorus completes ATR72-600 acquisition

Canadian holding company Chorus Aviation has closed its acquisition of six ATR 72-600s. Three of the aircraft to are leased to Flybe and the other three to Virgin Australia Airlines. Commenting on the purchase, Chorus Aviation Capital’s President, Steven Ridolfi,

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BOC orders four B787-9s, leases to Air Europa

BOC orders four B787-9s, leases to Air Europa

BOC Aviation has placed its first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner order, purchasing four new aircraft at a list price of an estimated $1.05 billion. The aircraft will be leased to Spanish airline Air Europa, set to deliver in 2019. Robert Martin,

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Iberia orders 20 A320neos

Iberia orders 20 A320neos

Luis Gallego, CEO of Spanish flag carrier Iberia, revealed a $1.84 billion firm order of 20 A320neos. The aircraft will support the airline’s short and medium haul fleet renewal plan launched in 2013. 36 new aircraft have been ordered as

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