Airbus has signed firm contracts for the purchase of 120 A220 aircraft
The European Aircraft Manufacturing Corporation Airbus has signed firm contracts with Moxy and JetBlue for the purchase of 120 A220-300 aircraft (formerly Bombardier CS300). This is stated in the materials of the company.
Thus, the American startup - the airline Moxy, has signed a firm contract for the purchase of 60 A220-300 aircraft.
“Moxy is a new airline under the leadership of David Neilman, one of the most innovative entrepreneurs in the industry and the founder of JetBlue Airways. In addition to JetBlue, Nilman also founded Azul Brazilian Airlines and is the controlling investor in TAP Air Portugal, ”noted Airbus.
In addition, JetBlue Airways has confirmed a firm contract for the purchase of 60 aircraft. "The existing Jetbus fleet of Airbus aircraft includes 193 A320 and A321ceo aircraft," the company said.
Airbus will produce A220-300 aircraft at a new US assembly plant in Mobile, Alabama. Construction of the plant, located next to the existing assembly complex Airbus A320, will begin at the end of this month.