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 largest A220 order from a European provider.

The aircraft was shipped from Airbus’ ultimate meeting line in Mirabel, Quebec, Canada and formally unveiled to most of the people in the middle 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 technology aircraft will elevate efficiency together with purchaser comfort and help Air France to satisfy its environmental ambitions and sustainability aims.

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

Presently, Air France operates a fleet of 136 Airbus plane.

Air France can also 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.

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

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