JetBlue Airways will add the A321XLR to its fleet of Airbus plane and enhance its current order for Airbus A220s.
JetBlue has contracted to transform 13 current A321neo orders into agency orders for the brand new A321XLR, which Airbus revealed this week on the Paris Air Present.
Additionally, JetBlue has firmed up an order for a further ten A220-300 plane from current choices.
JetBlue will combine the A321XLR and the A220-300 into its rising community of routes to a wide range of key locations.
The New York-based low-cost airline now operates 193 A320 and A321 plane, has orders for 85 A321neos and beforehand ordered 60 A220-300s.
In April, JetBlue transformed 13 A321neo plane in its current order to the LR (lengthy vary) model.
The A220 is the one plane purpose-built for the 100-150 seat market.
It delivers unbeatable gas effectivity and widebody consolation in a single-aisle plane.
The A220 brings collectively state-of-the-art aerodynamics, superior supplies and Pratt & Whitney’s latest-generation PW1500G geared turbofan engines to supply a minimum of 20 per cent decrease gas burn per seat in comparison with earlier technology plane.