All posts in "Plane Orders"

JetBlue and Its New Startup Moxy Order 120 Airbus A220 Planes

By Kenneth Holland / January 3, 2019

JetBlue and its new parent startup Moxy has placed an order for 120 Airbus a220 Regional Jets. The order is specifically split to 60 planes for each carrier. “As we approach our 20th anniversary, the impressive range and economics of the highly efficient A220, combined with the outstanding performance of our existing fleet of Airbus […]


Qatar Airways Nears Deal with Boeing for 30 Wide-Body Jets

By Kenneth Holland / October 4, 2016

Qatar Airways is moving closer to an order from Boeing Airplanes for at least 30 wide-body jets, according to a report by Reuters. Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker in August said his company planned to complete a “large” aircraft purchase. And if Qatar Airways ultimately selects BA for its aircraft purchase, both Qatar Airways […]


RwandAir Expands Fleet with Addition of Airbus A330

By Kenneth Holland / September 30, 2016

The African aviation industry has seen a downturn in recent years but RwandAir pushed their growth with the addition of an Airbus A330 the airline announced. The rumored purchase price is $250 million U.S. Mr John Mirenge, the chief executive officer of RwandAir, said the aircraft is the first of its kind in East Africa […]