Chengdu-based Sichuan Airlines has placed an order of 15 Airbus A320 aircraft during a visit to Touluse. The order’s value is $1.46 billion at list prices. A delivery schedule and engine type have not been released.
Sichuan Airlines operates a fleet of 107 Airbus aircraft including 23 A319, 48 A320, 28 A321 and 8 A330. More than 240 domestic and international routes encourage to growth and meet the fast-rising Chinese market demand. Airlines plans to expand its fleet to more than 180 aircraft by 2020.