Friday, March 11, 2016
Indigo to Become First A320neo Operator in Asia
[Avionics Today 03-11-2016] One of India's largest commercial airlines, IndiGo, has taken delivery of its first Airbus A320 new engine option (A320neo) aircraft. According to Airbus, the delivery makes IndiGo the first operator of the A320neo in India and Asia.
Indigo's first Airbus A320neo. Photo: Airbus.
IndiGo is one of Airbus’ biggest A320 family customers, having ordered 530 aircraft in total. These include 430 A320neo from orders placed in 2015 (250 A320neo) and 2011 (180 A32neo). IndiGo also placed an order in 2005 for 100 A320s, which have all been delivered.