David Neeleman confirms A220 selection for its startup ‘Moxy Airways’ and signs LoI with GECAS for nine aircraft

    GECAS announced (17-Jun-2019) David Neeleman signed a LoI for the purchase and leaseback of nine A220-300 aircraft for Mr Neeleman’s startup, Moxy Airways. Deliveries are scheduled for 2021 and 2022. Mr Neeleman stated: “The A220-300 is the right airplane for a new airline that will be focused on passenger service and satisfaction… The A220’s ability to operate profitably in thin, underserved markets across a broad spectrum of ranges is unique”. Plane View Partners acted on behalf of the airline for this sale and leaseback transaction with GECAS. [more – original PR]