Airbus receives bookings for 300 aircraft

Airbus has announced bookings for nearly 300 aircraft in January 2020, the company said.

Airbus logged 103 orders from US lessor Air Lease, including 52 A321neos and 50 A220s, plus a single A350-900.

It also recorded 100 A320neo-family aircraft from budget carrier Spirit Airlines, which includes 47 of the smallest variant of the re-engined family.

Both orders were originally disclosed last year but have only newly been firmed.

Air France has confirmed its agreement for another 10 A350-900s. Air Senegal´s order for eight A220s has been included in the January activity as well as deals for 75 A320-family aircraft from lessors CALC, BOC Aviation and Philippine operator Cebu Pacific.

Airbus´s net orders for the month reached 274,