Aerolineas Argentinas CEO, Mariano Recalde, announced (09-Jun-2010) details of the carrier's Business Plan 2010-2014, aimed at “contribut[ing] to the economic and social development of the country and to connect Argentina”. The carrier plans to expand its fleet by 73 new aircraft by the end of 2014, including 20 Embraer aircraft acquired by the Argentine Government due to commence delivery from Jul-2011 at the rate of two aircraft per month. 15 widebody aircraft and 38 narrowbody will also be added to the carrier's fleet.[more]
Presentation of the Aerolineas Argentinas business plan and new image
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This report gives an overview of the number of commercial aircraft deliveries in 2016 and the outlook into 2017 and beyond. It also looks at numbers in service and on order by region. It is based on preliminary numbers from the CAPA Fleet Database and guidance on 2016 deliveries from Airbus and Boeing, who have yet to announce final numbers.
The data indicate that total worldwide deliveries fell in 2016, the first such decline for six years, as a result of delays to new aircraft programmes. Boeing delivered more aircraft than Airbus for the fifth straight year, but its deliveries fell short of its 2015 level, while Airbus increased its numbers year-on-year. Total deliveries will likely rise again in 2017, but this may prove to be a peak year.
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CAPA’s 2016 outlook was against a background of unusually high levels of profitability for airlines.