Source: Global Crossing Airlines
Global Crossing Airlines Group, Inc. is pleased to announce the signing of a second operating lease of an Airbus A321 aircraft from a Greenwich Highland Aviation, LLC (“GHA”) managed entity (the “Aircraft”), for use in its Passenger-to-Freighter (“P2F”) program.
GHA arranged the acquisition of the Aircraft (MSN 1953), which will commence conversion in July 2022, and will enter service with GlobalX by Jan 2023.
“We are delighted to sign our second lease from our original agreement for four A321 freighters with Greenwich Highland Aviation. Our first A321F from GHA is expected to deliver in September 2022, and we look forward to receiving the second freighter by the end of 2022. Our XCargo™ division is moving forward quickly, with our first A321F dedicated to fly for Avianca,” said Ed Wegel, Chair and CEO of GlobalX.
“We are proud to be supplying GlobalX with additional A321P2F freighter aircraft as they develop their fleet and cargo operations,” said Stuart Peebles, Principal of Greenwich Highland Aviation.
About Global Crossing Airlines
GlobalX is a US 121 domestic flag and supplemental Airline flying the Airbus A320 family aircraft. GlobalX flies as a passenger ACMI and charter airline serving the US, Caribbean, and Latin American markets. In 2022, GlobalX will enter ACMI cargo service flying the A321 freighter, subject to DOT and FAA approvals. For more information, please visit www.globalxair.com.
About Greenwich Highland Aviation (GHA)
Formed in 2011 by a team of aviation industry professionals, each with over 25 years experience, GHA has become a very successful lessor and trader, specializing particularly in the A320 family. Building on previous individual experience in converting and leasing P2F narrow body equipment GHA has for some time been developing its A321 P2F lease offering package for the narrow body freighter market.