Airbus Deliveries Surge in March – 72 Commercial Aircraft Delivered

Airbus Deliveries Surge in March – 72 Commercial Aircraft Delivered

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The European plane maker Airbus reports 72 commercial aircraft deliveries for March.

The company delivered 4 A220, 60 A320 Family (57neo), and 8 A350. The aircraft were distributed between 34 customers, including IndiGo, Delta, Wizz Air, Frontier Airlines, Lufthansa, Viva Air, and more.  Total deliveries to date in 2021 are 125 to 44 customers.

Airbus shares rose more than 2% early on Friday.

As for the orders, the figures are not so exciting – 28 aircraft ordered in March and 39 so far in 2021. On March 25th, an undisclosed customer ordered 20 Airbus A220-300s. The Irish aircraft lessor Avolon has placed an order for 8 aircraft. This was split between four A320neos and four A321neos.

Source: Airbus