Tag Archives: A321

Airbus expansion at TAP Portugal

BOC Aviation Limited has ordered four new Airbus A320neo Family aircraft (including A320 and A321 variants) and two new Airbus A330-900 aircraft for lease to TAP Portugal. All six Airbus aircraft will be delivered between 2018 and 2020. TAP’s total fleet renewal plan includes 53 new Airbus NEO Family aircraft. The airline currently flies an […]

Airbus delivers first A321neo

Airbus has officially delivered the first A321neo. The first user of the re-engined A321 version is Virgin America, an all-Airbus operator. The first delivery aircraft is powered by two CFM International LEAP-1A engines for lower fuel consumption and less CO2 and NOx emissions. The engines also produce less noise: Airbus claims that the A321neo generates […]

EASA and FAA certify A321neo

The Airbus A321neo variant powered by Pratt & Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines has received joint type certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Thursday 15 December 2016. The A321neo – the largest member of the A320neo Family – has successfully completed a certification programme including over 350 […]

Wizzair promotes Budapest 2024

Wizz Air has revealed an Airbus A321 in a special ‘Budapest 2024’ livery. With this aircraft, the Central and Eastern European low cost airline wants to support the Budapest 2024 Olympic and Paralympic bid, in partnership with Budapest Airport and the Budapest 2024 organisation. Wizz Air has decorated one Airbus A321 of its Budapest fleet […]

Interjet receives first Airbus A321

Interjet (Mexico) has taken delivery of its first of three Airbus A321 aircraft. The aircraft is leased from BOC Aviation (Singapore). The remaining two aircraft are scheduled to be delivered in the fourth quarter of 2016. All three aircraft are from BOC Aviation’s existing order book. The aircraft will be used by Interjet on high-density […]

Long A321 legs for Azores

Azores Airlines (Portugal) will become an operator of the Airbus A321neo, including the A321LR long range variant. The airline has signed a lease contract with US aircraft lessor Air Lease Corp. (ALC) for two standard A321neos plus four A321LRs. The aircraft will be powered by CFM Leap 1A turbofans. Delivery will take place from late […]