Airbus announced a 12-year agreement with Skybus Airlines of Ohio for a Total Support Package covering the 65 A319s that the startup LCC purchased last month (ATWOnline, Oct. 27). Airbus said the deal "is the most comprehensive selection ever of Airbus fleet maintenance solutions built on the Air+ by Airbus services." The manufacturer selected MRO network partner Singapore Technologies Aerospace and Messier Bugatti to provide the support. Skybus expects to launch service next spring.

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