French Prime Minister Édouard Philippe visits the 2017 Paris Air Show. France has ordered 50 A400M, Airbus’ 21st-century airlifter, which combines the capacity to carry strategic loads with the ability to deliver into tactical locations with small, unprepared airstrips.Airbus
Zagros Airlines, one of the leading domestic airlines in Iran, has signed a memorandum of understanding with Airbus for the acquisition of 28 new aircraft, covering 20 A320neo and 8 A330neo aircraft. The commitment was signed at the 52nd Le Bourget Paris airshow by Seyed Abdolreza Mousavi, Zagros Airlines CEO.
AirAsia has signed an agreement with Airbus to order an additional 14 A320ceo aircraft to meet higher than expected near-term growth on the carrier’s regional network. The contract, which is subject to AirAsia board approval, was announced at the Paris Air Show today.
William Shaw - CEO and Founder of VivaColombia - Viva Air, the Latin America low cost carrier group owned by Irelandia Aviation, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Airbus for 50 A320 Family aircraft, comprising 35 A320neo and 15 A320ceo. The agreement paves the way for the group’s airlines VivaColombia and Viva Air Peru to base its fleet renewal and network growth on the A320 Family.
The delivery of Air Caraïbes’ first A350 XWB jetliner – an A350-900 version leased from AerCap – is shown in this video, highlighting the special ceremony held in Toulouse, France. It included speeches from top management at Air Caraïbes, AerCap, Rolls-Royce and Airbus.
GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of General Electric [NYSE: GE] has signed a firm order for 100 A320neo Family aircraft at the 52nd International Paris Air Show. GECAS has selected CFM’s LEAP-X engine for all 100 A320neo Family aircraft. This new order brings the total number of Airbus aircraft ordered by GECAS to almost 600 aircraft. Of these 220 are A320neo Family aircraft.