Moxy Airline confirms order for 60 Airbus A220-300s

US start-up airline Moxy has announced it has signed a firm order with Airbus to purchase 60 A220-300 aircraft, the company said.

The A220-300 is the A220 Family´s longer-fuselage version; specifically designed and purpose-built for the 130-160 seat market. Moxy selected new Airbus model for operational efficiencies and passenger comfort.

The order was completed the final week of December. Airbus will produce the A220-300 at a new US assembly facility in Mobile, Alabama.

Moxy is the new airline venture led by the founder of JetBlue Airways.