Delta Air Lines has absorbed an order for 10 Airbus A350 jets originally slated for delivery to LATAM according to industry sources.
Last week, Airbus announced the order cancellation of 10 A350 aircraft during their monthly update. At the same time, they announced an order for 10 A350, though the purchaser was undisclosed at the time. Reuters is reporting that the plan had actually been contemplated for some time:
Industry sources said the order for the 10 planes had been transferred to Delta under plans anticipated when the two carriers forged an alliance in 2019. However Delta was not immediately named in Airbus’s tally of orders and deliveries.
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