Wizz Air, one of the fastest-growing
airlines in Europe, has taken delivery of its 100th Airbus A320 Family
aircraft, an A321ceo, at an event in Budapest Airport.
was attended by Mr. Levente Magyar, Hungary’s Deputy Minister of
Foreign Affairs; Mr. József Váradi, WIZZ’s Chief Executive
Officer; Dr. Andreas Kramer, Airbus Vice President Sales Eastern
Europe and Central Asia; as well as Mrs. Jessica Villardi, Pratt &
Whitney Regional Vice President, Europe, Russia & CIS.
Air started to operate its first Airbus aircraft 14 years ago.
Today Wizz Air has become a true success story, and we are proud
to have played a major role in this journey, providing the most
efficient aircraft with the lowest operating costs combined with
unbeatable comfort in the widest single aisle cabin in the skies,”
said Eric Schulz, Airbus Chief Commercial Officer.
aircraft, which carries a special livery to mark the occasion, is
powered by IAE engines and configured with 230 seats. It is also
equipped with “Smart Lavs”, an optimised lavatory design providing
more cabin length for more seats and improved seat recline for
The aircraft will be deployed on WIZZ’s extensive
regional and international network covering 141 destinations
across 44 countries in Europe and beyond.
WIZZ will take
delivery of 268 additional A320 family aircraft over the coming