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Avianca cancels order for Airbus A321neo

Christian Fernsby |
Colombian carrier Avianca has announced it has cancelled many of the Airbus A321neos in its order and has switched some of its order to the smaller A320neo, the company said.

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Topics: AVIANCA    AIRBUS   

The change, listed in Airbus´s latest backlog revision, follows a previous cancellation of 62 A320neos by Avianca´s parent company Synergy Aerospace.

Synergy wiped out its A320neo orders in December 2019 along with agreements for 10 A350-900s and a single A330 freighter.

Analysis of Airbus´s latest figures shows that the cuts have focused on the A321neo fleet, with Avianca´s commitment for 28 aircraft being cut to just two.

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