NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (October 1, 2020) – Aviation Capital Group LLC (“ACG”), a leading aircraft asset manager, announced today the delivery of one new Airbus A320neo aircraft on long-term lease to Viva Air. This is Viva Air’s first A320neo and the first aircraft to deliver as part of a multi-aircraft transaction between ACG and the airline.
“We are pleased to announce the delivery of this new A320neo aircraft to Viva Air and we look forward to continuing to grow our long-term relationship with the Viva Air team and to supporting them in their developments in Latin America,” said Khanh T. Tran, president and CEO of ACG.
“At Viva, we’re very pleased to receive the first out of 35 new A320neo aircraft. For us, this is an important milestone in the path of expansion not only of our airline, but also of the low-cost model in the region. Viva is also pleased to be continuing our relationship with ACG, a long standing partner having leased Viva’s first ever aircraft (MSN 1306 “Dani”), and now our first A320neo, We look forward to working with the ACG team in the years to come” said Felix Antelo, CEO of Viva Air.