AerCap adds 10 additional A320neo aircraft to fleet

AerCap (NYSE: AER) has chosen the Pratt & Whitney purepower geared turbofan engine to power an additional 10 Airbus A320neo aircraft, the company said.

The order brings AerCap´s PW1100G-JM engine powered fleet to 100 aircraft.

The Pratt & Whitney purepower engine family is powering 10 in-service aircraft on four airlines that are flying up to eight flights per day and together have logged more than 3,000 revenue flights.

AerCap is an aircraft leasing company serving over 200 customers in 80 countries with approximately 1,670 owned, managed or on order aircraft in its portfolio.

Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company. designs, manufactures and services aircraft engines and auxiliary power units.