India’s flag carrier Air India is planning to beef up domestic capacity by leasing more Airbus A320s with sharklets and CFM56 engines. The airline has invited bids to lease 19 A320s over the next three years. An earlier tender in August received no response, mainly because several international lessors have had a tough time re-possessing aircraft from the bankrupt Kingfisher Airlines. In the new tender, Air India has doubled the tenure of the lease, offering to take the aircraft ...

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