Posted on: 05 September 2016 by Mark Howells
Avation PLC has entered agreements to purchase and lease two additional factory-new Airbus A321- 200 aircraft to Vietjet, with Avation exercising one option and adding another aircraft of the type.
The aircraft are to be equipped with CFM International CFM56-5B3/3 engines and be configured with seating for 230 passengers, the highest possible density for an A321-200.
Expected to be delivered during the 2016 calendar year, the aircraft will be deployed on Vietjet’s expanding route network of domestic and international destinations from multiple bases in Vietnam.
The agreements feature long-term operating lease terms.