Air Lease Corporation (ALC) has taken delivery
of its first U.S.-produced A321.
The aircraft, delivered from the
Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Alabama, will be
leased to Denver-based Frontier Airlines and features Xavier the
Mountain Goat on its vertical tail and Sharklets.
The aircraft is
also the first U.S.-made A321ceo to enter Frontierís fleet. The
airline has previously taken direct delivery of six A320neos from
Airbusís Mobile production facility.
ALC is the eighth
U.S.-based customer to receive aircraft from Airbusí Alabama-based
A320 Family production facility.