GlobalX takes delivery of the second A321 freighter


Miami-based GlobalX said the aircraft was converted under ST Engineering’s Precision Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) and is leased from Greenwich Highland Aviation. The airline said it placed the freighter on the GlobalX operating certificate as of June 16. 

“We are very pleased to start operating our second A321 freighter. Our first freighter has been operating 6 days per week with a 99.5% dispatch reliability, and our customers are seeing first-hand the economics and operating performance of the A321 freighter, which make it the best in class narrowbody cargo aircraft,” said Ed Wegel, chair and chief executive of GlobalX. “We expect to make an announcement soon for two additional A321 freighters scheduled to be delivered this year in Q3, along with two more freighters scheduled for delivery in Q4.”

Global Crossing Airlines Group, Inc. recently welcomed its second A321 freighter to its growing fleet, positioning it on the GlobalX operating certificate effective from June 16.

This aircraft underwent conversion under the Precision STC and was leased from Greenwich Highland Aviation. Its deployment will primarily cater to GlobalX clients operating flights between Miami, Latin America, and the Caribbean.

According to Ed Wegel, Chair and CEO of GlobalX, the company is delighted to commence operations with their second A321 freighter. The first freighter has been providing consistent service, operating six days a week with an impressive 99.5% dispatch reliability.

GlobalX’s customers have witnessed first-hand the outstanding economics and operational performance of the A321 freighter, solidifying its position as the leading narrowbody cargo aircraft in its class.

Additional freighter aircraft planned

Excitingly, Global Crossing Airlines Group, Inc. plans to announce the acquisition of two additional A321 freighters, scheduled for delivery in the third quarter of this year.

Furthermore, two more freighters are slated for delivery in the fourth quarter, emphasizing the company’s commitment to expanding its cargo operations.

In addition to the freighter expansion, GlobalX has also finalized the lease agreement for its 11th passenger aircraft.

The company expects to take delivery of this ex-Alaska aircraft, which shares the same model as four of their current aircraft equipped with Wi-Fi, in late July. This strategic addition will further enhance GlobalX’s passenger services, providing an improved travel experience for their customers.

Global Crossing Airlines Group, Inc. continues to demonstrate its dedication to growth and innovation in the aviation industry.

With the recent addition of the second A321 freighter and the upcoming expansion plans, GlobalX is poised to solidify its position as a leading player in both cargo and passenger services.

Global Crossing Airlines Group, Inc. has successfully integrated its second A321 freighter into its operations, showcasing its commitment to delivering exceptional cargo services.

The company’s reputation for reliability, combined with the superior economics and operational performance of the A321 freighter, positions GlobalX as a top contender in the narrowbody cargo aircraft market.

With plans for further fleet expansion, including additional A321 freighters and passenger aircraft, Global Crossing Airlines Group, Inc. is well-positioned for sustained growth and success in the aviation industry.

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