Juneyao Airlines said it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the V2500 engine to power its order of 12 Airbus A321ceo aircraft.
Deliveries are scheduled to begin in November 2015.
The deal also includes a 15-year V-ServicesSM Fleet Hour Agreement (FHA). The V2500 engine is offered through International Aero Engines AG, a multinational aero engine consortium whose shareholders comprise Pratt & Whitney (NYSE: UTX), Pratt & Whitney Aero Engines International GmbH, Japanese Aero Engines Corporation and MTU Aero Engines.
To date, more than 6,600 V2500 engines have been delivered to nearly 200 customers around the world.
Juneyao Airlines Co. Ltd. is a subsidiary company of Shanghai Juneyao (Group) Co. Ltd. Based in Shanghai and operating hubs at Hongqiao and Pudong International Airports, Juneyao Airlines operates domestic air transport of passenger, cargo and mail, business and tourist charter, as well as flights to Hong Kong, Macao and neighboring countries.
Pratt & Whitney is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines and auxiliary power units.