29-Jan-2010 10:57 AM

Virgin Blue in talks with a number of suppliers to replace aircraft

Virgin Blue CEO, Brett Godfrey, stated the carrier is in talks with a number of suppliers, including Embraer and Boeing, to replace some of its 30-50 aircraft that will be coming off leases in the next two to three years (Reuters, 28-Jan-2010). The carrier currently has a fleet of B737s, E190s and E170s.