The new US low-cost carrier led by JetBlue Airways founder David Neeleman, now known as “Moxy,” signed a firm order with Airbus for 60 A220-300 airliners, the manufacturer announced Jan. 3. The order, valued at $5.4 billion at list prices, confirms a MOU the parties entered into during the Farnborough International Air Show in July. Deliveries are expected to start in 2021. Airbus will build the 130- to 160-seat A220-300s at a new assembly facility adjacent to its current A320 ...

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