ALC Takes Delivery of its First US-Manufactured A321 Aircraft

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Air Lease Corporation (ALC) has taken delivery of its first US-produced A321.

  • The aircraft, delivered from the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Alabama, will be leased to Denver-based Frontier Airlines and features Xavier the Mountain Goat on its vertical tail and Sharklets.
  • The aircraft is also the first U.S.-made A321ceo to enter Frontier’s fleet. The airline has previously taken direct delivery of six A320neos from Airbus’s Mobile production facility.
  • ALC is the eighth US-based customer to receive aircraft from Airbus’ Alabama-based A320 Family production facility.

Source: Airbus