Aircraft lessor Aviation PLC has delivered the second of a series of new Airbus A321-200 aircraft to Thomas Cook Airlines Limited. The delivery of the type was performed at the Airbus manufacturing facility in Hamburg, Germany.
The Company’s Executive Chairman, Jeff Chatfield commented that “Aviation is pleased to deliver this second new Airbus A321 to Thomas Cook Airlines Limited, fulfilling a contract for the lease of two new aircraft. The Company has been a lessor to Thomas Cook for nine years and we are grateful for their continued confidence. We are also pleased to be taking delivery of our second factory-new aircraft from Airbus.”
The A321-200 jetliner is powered by CFM International CFM56-5B3/3 engines and the aircraft has a 220 passengers seating configuration.
Thomas Cook Airlines has taken the A321 on a 12 year operating lease.