Published on March 13th, 2021 | by Alan Dwyer0
Avolon Deliver A320neo’s to Vistara and Spirit
Dublin based Avolon has continued to be busy in the leasing market with recent deliveries to Spirit Airlines in the United States and Vistara Airlines in India. The Airbus A320neo delivered to Spirit Airlines was delivered in the past week from the Airbus facility in Mobile, Alabama. This is the seventh aircraft that Avolon have placed with Spirit Airlines. Spirit Airlines is an ultra-low-cost carrier based in Florida and is the eighth largest airlines in the United States. They operate a fleet of 160 single Airbus aircraft with a further 130 on order.
Vistara Airlines is a full-service Indian airline based in Delhi that only started operations in January 2015. They operate nearly 40 Airbus single Aisle aircraft as well as seven Boeing 737-800’s and took delivery of their first Boeing Dreamliner’s last year. The airline was set up as a joint venture between Singapore Airlines and the Indian conglomerate Tata Sons. Avolon have recently delivered the sixth (VT-TQC c/n 10274) and seventh (VT-TYA c/n 10277) aircraft to Vistara Airlines from the Airbus facilities in Hamburg.
Avolon currently have a fleet of almost 850 aircraft either owner, managed or on their order books with both Boeing and Airbus. The have a large fleet of Airbus and Boeing single aisle aircraft along with a number of Airbus A330’s and A350’s and Boeing 777’s and Dreamliner’s