Avianca signs MOU for 51 Airbus A320-family planes


Colombian airline Avianca signed a memorandum of understanding to purchase 18 Airbus A320 and 33 revamped A320neo aircraft at the Paris Air Show on yesterday.

Once firm, the order will be the largest order for A320neo aircraft in the region and also the biggest from a single airline in the history of Airbus in Latin America.

The A320s are worth US$1.5 billion and the A320neo aircraft are worth US$3 billion, based on list prices.