(Corrects value of order in second paragraph to $812 mln, not
MANILA, June 7 Philippine carrier Cebu Air Inc
said on Wednesday it has placed an order with Airbus
for an additional seven A321CEO planes, for delivery from March
2018, to meet increased capacity requirements.
The seven aircraft have a total value of $812 million, based
on current list prices and will be on top of Cebu Air's existing
order of 32 Airbus A321NEO planes, it said in a statement.
Cebu Air, also known as Cebu Pacific, said the delivery
schedule of the A321NEO aircraft has been pushed back to the
fourth quarter of 2018 until 2022, from the original schedule
beginning September 2017 until 2021.
(Reporting by Enrico dela Cruz; Editing by Muralikumar