Global full-service aircraft lessor Aviation Capital Group (ACG), wholly owned by Tokyo Century Corporation, has signed a contract for 20 Airbus A220s after ordering 40 A320neo family aircraft, including five A321XLRs announced in December 2021. ”
“We are excited to expand our partnership with Airbus through this order on the A220,” said Stephen C. Udwar-Haysey, Senior Vice President, OEM Relations and Market Development at ACG. “Customers of our airlines will appreciate the environmental friendliness of the A220, passenger comfort and a competitive operating economy.”
The A220 is the only aircraft specifically designed for the 100-150-seat market, and combines the latest aerodynamics, modern materials and Pratt & Whitney turbofan engines of the latest generation PW1500G. With a 50% reduction in noise and up to 25% lower fuel consumption per seat compared to previous generation aircraft, and about 50% lower NOx emissions than industry standards, the A220 is an excellent aircraft for regional and long-distance routes. operations. The latest agreement raises the total number of solid orders on the A220 above 700.
https://www.avitrader.com/2022/02/14/aviation-capital-group-finalises-order-for-20-a220s/ Aviation Capital Group is completing an order for 20 A220 aircraft