Air New Zealand Takes Delivery of its First A321neo

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Air New Zealand has become a new operator of the A321neo, following the delivery of its first aircraft this weekend. In total, Air New Zealand will acquire 20 A320neo Family aircraft.

  • The aircraft is powered by Pratt & Whitney PurePower engines.
  • Aircraft accommodates 214 passengers in a comfortable single-class layout.
  • With a recently received plane, Air New Zealand’s fleet of A320neo aircraft will initially add capacity on its trans-Tasman and Pacific Island routes and at a later stage on domestic services.
  • Air New Zealand has 30 A320ceo currently in service on its domestic, trans-Tasman and Pacific Islands routes.

Source: Airbus