East Star Airlines, which launched operations from Wuhan last year, said it will purchase six A320s worth CNY3 billion at list prices, Xinhua reported. East Star will finance the purchase with loans from Royal Bank of Scotland. Separately, the carrier said it successfully launched its daily Wuhan-Hong Kong-Macau service (ATWOnline, Oct. 29).

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Other News - 11/21/2007" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.

Already registered? here.