Azores Airlines has taken delivery of its first
Airbus A321neo aircraft.
The airline, fully owned by SATA (Sociedade
Açoreana de Transportes Aéreos) is the first Portuguese operator
to receive a member of the A320neo Family.
The aircraft, on lease from Air Lease
Corporation (ALC), was delivered during a ceremony held at the
Airbus Hamburg site.
This aircraft is the first of six A321neos
to be leased by Azores Airlines from ALC.
The carrier will deploy
the aircraft on transatlantic routes.
Azores Airlines currently
operates a fleet of seven A310, A320 and A330 Airbus aircraft
across Europe, Canada and North America.