Wizz Air signs contract for 10 additional A321ceo aircraft

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed June 21, 2017 09:25

Wizz Air signs contract for 10 additional A321ceo aircraft

Wizz Air has signed a firm contract for 10 A321ceos. The aircraft will be powered by IAE International Aero Engines AG’s V2500.

Wizz Air’s current fleet comprises 83 A320 family aircraft (64 A320 and 19 A321) with an average aircraft age of 4.4 years.

Speaking at a press conference at the Paris Air Show, Wizz Air Chief Executive Officer, József Váradi commented: “We are delighted to add additional Airbus A321 aircraft to the Wizz Air fleet. Our already strong relationship with Airbus continues as we invest further in our growing fleet…Today’s order, together with the existing order for 110 ultra-efficient A321neo, will see Wizz Air take delivery of 140 new aircraft between now and 2024, as well as becoming the clear CEE low cost market leader.”

“This repeat order by Wizz Air is a great endorsement for our leading product. The A321 is the largest member of our single aisle Family with unbeatable fuel efficiency and operating costs. It is the right aircraft at the right time for Wizz Air’s profitable expansion while their passengers keep enjoying the superior comfort of the widest single-aisle cabin in the skies,” said John Leahy, Chief Operating Officer- Customers, Airbus Commercial Aircraft.

WIZZ Air signs contract for 10 additional A321ceo aircraft

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed June 21, 2017 09:25