FARNBOROUGH, England, July 15 Dublin-based
leasing firm Avolon became another launch customer for Airbus'
revamped A330 wide-body aircraft on Tuesday with a
memorandum of understanding to buy 15 A330-900neo planes worth
$4.1 billion at list prices.
The aircraft are scheduled for delivery from 2018, Avolon
told a news conference at the Farnborough Airshow.
Airbus sales chief John Leahy added he hoped to be able to
announce the first airline customer for the A330neo in the next
24 hours. The European planemaker has so far unveiled orders
(Reporting by Victoria Bryan and Cyril Altmeyer; Editing by