Vistara has signed a letter of intent for 13 A320neo aircraft to add to its existing portfolio of 21 Airbus aeroplanes, reconfirming the appeal of the best-selling single aisle family.
The full-service airline has also committed to an additional 37 A320neo Family aircraft from lessors.
The combined agreements would add 50 A320neo family to Vistara’s fleet.
The engine selection for Vistara’s latest firm order is Leap CFM.
For the New Delhi-based carrier, the A320neo will be the first aircraft to fly regional international routes.
Featuring the widest single aisle cabin in the sky, the efficient A320neo Family incorporates the very latest technologies including new generation engines and Sharklets, which together deliver more than 15 per cent fuel and CO2 savings from day one and 20 per cent by 2020 as well as 50 per cent noise reduction.
With more than 6,100 orders received from over 100 customers, the A320neo family has captured some 60 per cent share of the market.