18 March 2013

Lion Orders 200+ A320 Series Airliners

Lion Airlines announced today, that they have signed an order for 234 Airbus A320 Series airliners. The order will comprise of 60 A320-200s, 109 A320neo, and 65 A321neo, with all of the airframes built with Sharklets. The first six A320-200s will be delivered in 2014. It has been mentioned that Lion will allocate some of this order to Batik Airlines (its full-service subsidiary), and Malindo Air (its Malaysian subsidiary), similar to its Boeing order.

Further details in this Airbus press release, this Jakarta Post article, and The Star (Malaysia) article,

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