CIT Aerospace buys 50 A320neo aircraft from Airbus

Aircraft leasing company CIT Aerospace has signed a purchase agreement with Airbus for the 50 A320neo aircraft it committed to at the 49th Le Bourget airshow on 21 June 2011.

This deal brings the total number of Airbus aircraft ordered by CIT since 1999 to 237, comprising 191 A320 aircraft (including the 50 A320neo aircraft), 41 A330s, and five A350 XWBs, of which 144 have been delivered so far.