On 29 April, U.S.-based JetBlue Airways has taken delivery of its first of 13 A321LR aircraft featuring Airbus’ new Airspace interior.
JetBlue announced yesterday it intends to launch multiple daily flights from New York and Boston to London in 2021 – the carrier’s first European destination.
Tel Aviv based Arkia Israeli Airlines yesterday took delivery of its first A321LR, becoming the launch operator of the type.
Up to three Additional Centre Tanks (ACTs) are now certified on the A321neo, including for ETOPS operation.
The best-selling A320 Family marked a new milestone with yesterday’s Paris-to-New York nonstop flight flown by the A321LR – demonstrating this jetliner version’s ability to serve new markets and operate on heavily-travelled North Atlantic routes with the highest levels of efficiency and comfort.
Airbus’ new A321LR completed its maiden flight yesterday, marking a major milestone in the expansion of the company’s best-selling A320 airliner product line.