MIAMI, October 7, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Global Crossing Airlines Group, Inc. (JET: TSX-V; JET.B: TSX-V; JETMF: OTCQB) (the “Society” Where “GlobalX“) announces the signing of a definitive agreement with ST Engineering Aerospace Resources (” STE Aerospace Resources “), the aircraft leasing arm of ST Engineering for the leasing of an Airbus A321 P2F cargo. aircraft of up to five (5) A321 freighters which GlobalX will eventually lease from STE Aerospace Resources (the âAircraftâ). The first aircraft will be converted at ST Engineering’s facility in San Antonio, Texas, starting in February 2022 and is expected to enter commercial service by October 2022.
âWe are honored to work with ST Engineering, one of the world’s largest aircraft maintenance providers, and very pleased that this aircraft is being converted at their US facility. The A321 P2F is a game-changer in the narrow-body cargo market and we are moving rapidly with exceptional lessors like ST Engineering to grow our A321F fleet, âsaid Ed Wegel, President and CEO of GlobalX.
About Global Crossing Airlines
GlobalX is a US 121 national carrier and an additional airline using Airbus A320 family aircraft. GlobalX flies as an ACMI charter and crewed charter airline serving the United States, Caribbean and Latin American markets. For more information, please visit www.globalxair.com.
About ST Engineering
ST Engineering is a global technology, defense and engineering group with offices in Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the United States, serving customers in over 100 countries. The Group uses technology and innovation to solve real-world problems and improve lives through its diverse portfolio of activities in the aerospace, smart cities, defense and public safety segments.
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