Donavia took delivery of its ninth Airbus A319 on January 21st 2014. The jet arrived in Rostov-on-Don from Ostrava (Czech Republic), the carrier’s press-service reports.
"The jet’s tail number is VP-BWG; previously it was being operated by Aeroflot. The aircraft performed its first revenue flight on November 21st 2003. It is the fourth А319 delivered to our company by GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS), aircraft leasing subsidiary of GE", - the carrier’s press-service reports.
This aircraft will be operated on domestic and international routes. Donavia has been operating medium-haul jets of the family since July 2012. Airbus А319 features two-class cabin layout 12 seats in business class and 120 seats – in economy class (single-class layout seats 138 passengers). The jet’s range is 5500 km, Donavia noted.