NEO Helps Airbus Close In On 2013 Targets


Airbus exceeded its own sales target by 40% in 2012, and now, more than two months ahead of the Paris air show, it is already close to its 2013 target of 700 orders. 

The European manufacturer has booked 431 410 firm orders so far this year, mostly for narrowbodies, plus it has outstanding MOUs for a total of 184 narrowbodies from Lufthansa and Turkish, both of which are expected to be confirmed before the Paris air show. 

Firm orders for the New Engine Option (NEO) now stand at 2,068. Here's our breakdown.

Customer A319NEO A320NEO A321NEO
Air Lease Corp   36 14
American Airlines     130
AirAsia   264  
ALAFCO   85  
Arkia Israel Airlines Ltd.     4
Avolon   20  
AviancaTaca 19 10 4
Aviation Capital Group   30  
BOC Aviation   10 15
Cebu Pacific     30
Citilink   25  
CIT Aerospace   47 3
Garuda   10  
Gecas   60  
GoAir   72  
Gulf Air   10  
Hawaiian Airlines     16
ICBC Leasing   20  
ILFC   75 25
Indigo   130 20
Interjet   40  
JetBlue   40  
Lion Air   109 65
LAN   20  
Lufthansa   25 5
Middle East Airlines   5 5
Norwegian   100  
Pegasus   57 18
Philippine Airlines     10
Qantas   78  
Qatar Airways 6 30 14
Republic Airways 20 60  
SAS   30  
Spirit Airlines   45  
TAM   16 6
Transaero   8  
TransAsia     12
Virgin America   30  
Volaris    30  
TOTAL 45 1627 396

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