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Peach Aviation to become first A321LR operator in Asia

Japan’s Peach Aviation is set to become the first Asian operator of the Airbus A321LR aircraft, following the conversion of an existing order for two A320neo aircraft. The aircraft will be joining the fleet of the Osaka-based low-cost carrier (LCC) in 2020. The A321LR is the longest-range single-aisle aircraft in the world and will enable…

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EVA Air to order four additional A330s

EVA Air of Taiwan has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Airbus for the purchase of four additional A330-300s. As with its existing A330 fleet, the new aircraft will be powered by CF6-80 engines by General Electric. “We are delighted that EVA Air has renewed its confidence in the A330,” said John Leahy, Airbus…

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Peach Aviation orders three A320s

Peach Aviation, Japan’s Low Cost Carrier (LCC), has signed a firm contract with Airbus for the purchase of three A320s. Signing was at the Paris Air Show, with presence of Peach Aviation President Shinichi Inoue and Airbus Chief Operating Officer-Customers, John Leahy. This is Peach’s first direct order from Airbus. Peach Aviation currently operates 14…

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Japan’s Peach Aviation takes delivery of its first A320

Courtesy Airbus Osaka-based new low-cost carrier to start operation next spring Peach Aviation, Japan’s first low-cost carrier, has taken delivery of its first A320 in Toulouse, France, through a leasing contract with GECAS last Friday. The Japanese carrier will lease 10 A320s. Peach Aviation’s A320 aircraft seats 180 passengers in a single-class layout and is…

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