First in China to benefit from more fuel savings
China’s largest operator of Airbus aircraft, China Eastern Airlines, has taken delivery of its first A320 aircraft equipped with Sharklet fuel saving wing-tip devices, becoming China’s first carrier… Continue reading
SINGAPORE, May 9, 2013 – GE Capital Aviation Services Limited (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of GE, announced it has delivered a new leased Airbus A320 aircraft to Tiger Airways Singapore to expand the carrier’s fleet. The… Continue reading
TOKYO, May 2, 2013 – GE Capital Aviation Services Limited (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of GE, announced it has delivered two new Airbus A320 aircraft to Jetstar Japan as part of a purchase-and-leaseback transaction.
Jetstar Japan… Continue reading
Sharklet equipped to save up to four percent in fuel burn
Nepal’s national flag carrier, Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to buy two Airbus A320 aircraft equipped with Sharklet fuel saving wing tip devices.… Continue reading
Wizz Air Hungary, the largest Central and Eastern European low cost – low fare airline, has taken delivery of its first A320 aircraft equipped with Sharklet fuel saving wing tip devices. The carrier becomes one of the first Eastern European… Continue reading
Eco-efficient Airbus aircraft support fast growing Chinese civil aviation
China Aviation Supplies Holding Company (CAS) has signed a General Terms Agreement (GTA) with Airbus for the purchase of 60 Airbus aircraft, which includes 42 A320 Family aircraft… Continue reading
STAMFORD, Conn., April 23, 2013 – GE Capital Aviation Services LLC (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of GE, announced it has signed a purchase and leaseback transaction with Spirit Airlines for six new Airbus A320 aircraft to… Continue reading
Today, Mexican low-cost carrier Volaris celebrated the delivery of its first Sharklet-equipped Airbus A320 with a special flight from Mexico City to Cancun. Volaris is the first Mexico-based operator of the new fuel-saving wing tip devices. The flight today showcased… Continue reading
SHANNON, Ireland, April 5, 2013 – GE Capital Aviation Services Limited (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of GE, announced it will lease two Airbus A320 aircraft to new customer Aer Lingus.
Delivery of the aircraft is scheduled… Continue reading
Bingo Airways announced that it has signed a lease contract with MCAP (Mitsubishi Corporation Aircraft Partners) for another Airbus A320 aircraft.
The aircraft (MSN 1723) was manufactured in 2001 and was previously operated by GB Airways, Easyjet oraz Meridiana fly.
Bingo CEO,… Continue reading
Germany’s airberlin group took delivery of its first Airbus A320 equipped with fuel saving wing tip devices, called Sharklets. The aircraft will join the fleet of the Austrian based airline NIKI, which is owned by the airberlin group. Between now… Continue reading