Air Macau receives new Airbus A321-200neo aircraft

Air Lease Corporation announced to have delivered another new Airbus A321-200neo aircraft on long-term lease to Air Macau.

“We are pleased to announce this first of two A321-200neo aircraft delivery to Air Macau today and be the first to introduce the A321neo to the airline,” said Jie Chen, Executive Vice President and Managing Director, Asia – President, Air Lease Corporation Hong Kong Limited.

In April of this year, the company received its first A320neo at a ceremony held at Macau International Airport, the 21st Airbus aircraft in Air Macau’s fleet, which included at the time four A319ceo, six A320ceo and 10 A321ceo aircraft.

In total, Airbus stated Air Macau will receive eight additional A320neo and A321neo aircraft under leasing agreement in order to meet its fleet renewal and expansion programme, with the aircraft to feature 158 seats, eight business and 150 economy seats.

The new Airbus aircraft is also said to have a range of 7,400 kilometres, according to the company’s website.

Air Macau also announced in September of this year plans to lease three A321neos from Irish company AerCap, with the first to be delivered in November of 2020 and the other two in October 2021.