Air France welcomes 1st Airbus A220 to fleet

Air France has gained its 1st A220-300 from Airbus.

The flag-carrier has 60 plane of the shape in output, the most important A220 order from a European service.

The aircraft was shipped from Airbus’ closing meeting line in Mirabel, Quebec, Canada and formally unveiled to most of the people in the midst of a ceremony held at Paris Charles-De-Gaulle Airport.

The A220 is probably the most economical and adaptable aircraft within the 100 to 150 seat sector part these days.

The renewal of the Air France single-aisle fleet with this latest era aircraft will increase efficiency together with purchaser comfort and help Air France to fulfill its environmental ambitions and sustainability targets.

The initially Air France A220-300 might be operated on its medium-haul neighborhood from the 2021 winter interval.

At present, Air France operates a fleet of 136 Airbus plane.

Air France can be renewing its long-haul fleet, and has presently taken provide of 11 A350s out of an purchase of 38.

The Air France A220-300 cabin is configured in a one-course construction to simply welcome 148 passengers.

As of the cease of August, round 170 A220s have been shipped to 11 operators world wide.

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