Jetstar Line received the first Airbus A321neo

Jetstar Line received the first Airbus A321neo


Australia’s largest low-cost airline, Jetstar Airways, said it has taken delivery of its first Airbus A321neo aircraft. The airline ordered a total of 18 Airbus A321neo aircraft and 20 Airbus A321XLR aircraft.

Jetstar Airways announced the launch of the first Airbus A321neo. The machine made its way to Australia in recent days and will operate on the carrier’s popular domestic and international routes. The Airbus A321neo aircraft in the configuration ordered by Jetstar Airways has 232 seats. The cabin is designed in such a way as to increase passenger comfort. At the disposal of travelers are, among others, sockets for charging devices and a more modern lighting system. In addition, the Airbus A321neo machine has been equipped with additional fuel tanks, which will enable the implementation of long-term integration.

The Airbus A321neo was delivered on schedule. In the coming months, Jetstar Airways should receive another 17 Airbus A321neo machines. In the second half of 2024, Australia will also receive the first Airbus A321XLR machine, which will be able to cover a distance of more than 8.7 thousand kilometers. kilometers. In total, the Australian carrier has ordered 20 Airbus A321XLR aircraft. The contract with Airbus is part of the Qantas Group’s larger order of 149 aircraft.

Jetstar Airways’ fleet currently includes 11 Boeing 787-8 Dreamliners and 102 Airbus A320 and Airbus A321 aircraft. The carrier is part of the Qantas Group.