Global Crossing Airlines announces agreement to convert an Airbus A321 to A321 P2F, will operate Boeing 717s

Global Crossing Airlines Group Inc. announced the signing of a definitive agreement with Icelease to convert an Airbus A321 aircraft (MSN 2840) and lease to GlobalX for a period of eight years.

The aircraft is currently flown by GlobalX in passenger configuration and will be converted at a Precision Aircraft Solutions facility starting in October 2023, and is expected to be placed into freighter revenue service by April 2024.

GlobalX helped arrange for the sale of the aircraft from current lessor Magnetic Leasing to Icelease in order to facilitate the conversion agreement.

In other news, the company is advertising for Boeing 717 pilots and mechanics. The company is planning to lease 10 ex-Volotea Boeing 717-200s from Boeing Capital starting in October.

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