Dublin-based leasing company Accipiter Holdings
has signed a Purchase Agreement to acquire 20 Airbus A320neo aircraft.
The order, which was disclosed during the Paris Air Show
this week by Paul
Sheridan, Accipiter CEO and Isabelle Floret, Head of Leasing
Markets, was completed in March 2019, and was listed in Airbus'
order books as undisclosed.
The new single-aisle aircraft will
further expand the portfolio of Accipiter Holdings, which aims to
become a leading player in the global leasing market.
Accipiter is wholly
owned by Hong Kong’s CK Asset Holdings Ltd.
Vermillion, its joint venture with Mitsubishi Corporation
subsidiary MC Aviation Partners (MCAP), Accipiter manages a total
portfolio of just under 150 owned and committed aircraft.
The engine selection has not yet been confirmed.