THY sells remaining A310s to Ariana Airlines
THY Turkish Airlines has closed the sale of its remaining two Airbus A310-300 to Ariana Airlines.
Both aircraft (MSN 496, 497) were built in 1989 and powered by CF6-80C2A2 engines. They had been operated by THY since new.
Turkish Airlines says they will undergo C-checks before delivery in June to the Afghan carrier.
The sale completes the phase-out of the A310 passenger model at THY Turkish Airlines. The carrier sold six A310-200s to Iran Air and two A310-300s to Mahan Air while four other aircraft were converted last year into freighters.
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