Turkey's Pegasus to finance Airbus order through Exim banks

ISTANBUL Tue Dec 18, 2012 10:11am EST

ISTANBUL Dec 18 (Reuters) - Turkey's Pegasus Airlines said on Tuesday it would finance its order of 75 Airbus medium-haul planes through Exim banks in Airbus shareholder countries.

The Istanbul-based budget carrier earlier placed a firm order for 58 fuel-saving A320neo aircraft and 17 A321neo jets, which have a combined list price of $7.5 billion. The deal also includes options for a further 25 aircraft.