Lufthansa has firmed-up a previous option for
six further Airbus A320neo.
The latest agreement brings Lufthansa
Group’s total order for the A320neo to 122 (77 A320neo and 45
In addition, the airline has signed an order
for three more A320ceo, bringing the group’s A320ceo orders to
With a total of 395 A320 Family aircraft on order, the
Lufthansa Group is also Airbus’ biggest A320 operator with nearly
400 A320 Family aircraft in service.
Lufthansa was the launch
operator of the A320neo.
“We are delighted to see this additional order
from our biggest A320 operator Lufthansa Group,” said Eric Schulz,
Airbus Chief Commercial Officer. “Benefitting from the Airbus
commonality and the A320 Family’s efficiency and environmental
credentials such as reduced noise, lower fuel-burn and emissions,
we are pleased the airline has decided to come back for more.”