Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) is moving closer to a lease deal for used Airbus A330s that will allow the carrier to upgauge narrowbody aircraft routes in high-demand, international markets. The airline wants to have a deal for six aircraft “locked down” by the middle of July, CEO Peter Bellew said on the sidelines of the IATA AGM in Cancun. “We’ve narrowed down some aircraft, [and] we’re doing due diligence on them at the moment,” he said. The intention ...

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