Wizz Won’t Go Transatlantic With The A321XLR

Despite setbacks, the hotly anticipated Airbus A321XLR is expected to enter service in 2023. That might seem like a long time off, but it will pass in a flash. Among the customers... Read more »

Wizz Air Doesn’t Care About The A321XLR Passenger Experience

Wizz Air’s Chief Commercial Officer confirmed that when the Airbus A321XLR enters the Wizz Air fleet in 2023, the focus will be on keeping costs down rather than improving the passenger experience.... Read more »

IndiGo Reveals Where It May Fly The Airbus A321XLR From 2024

IndiGo has historically been tight-lipped about the deployment of its incoming Airbus A321XLR fleet. However, in an interview yesterday, CCO Willy Boulter revealed where these new narrowbody long-haul jets could fly. IndiGo... Read more »

Airbus Continues To Move Forward With A321XLR Production

Last year, manufacturers had to slow down production at several of their sites amid the complications of the pandemic. Despite the setbacks, Airbus has shared that it is on course to have... Read more »

Exclusive: La Compagnie On The Airbus A321XLR

French all-business class carrier La Compagnie is well-known for flying passengers across the Atlantic. The airline has only relied on narrowbody aircraft to serve routes from Newark to France. In an exclusive... Read more »

First A321XLR Fuselage Components Delivered To Airbus In France

Stelia Aerospace has delivered the first fuselage sections for the Airbus A321XLR to the planemaker. The manufacturer had been working on three sections at each of its Méaulte and Rochefort sites, all... Read more »

Airbus A321XLR On Track: Will Be Introduced In 2023

Airbus has confirmed it is sticking to its timeline for the entry into service of its highly anticipated A321XLR. The planemaker noted at a briefing today that it will take its first... Read more »

Airbus Seeks Compensation For Czech Airlines Unpaid A220 & A321XLR Orders

Czech Airlines (CSA), the flag carrier of the Czech Republic that is in bankruptcy proceedings, has a new creditor on its insolvency register: Airbus. Airbus wants almost CZK 17 billion ($815,000,000) for... Read more »

Airbus Begins Building The First A321XLR

Following the delivery of the crucial Rear Center Tank earlier this month, Airbus has now begun the assembly of the world’s first A321XLR. The long-range narrowbody aircraft is being built in a... Read more »

Airbus Takes Delivery Of The First A321XLR Rear Center Fuel Tank

The first rear center tank for the A321XLR has been completed and handed over by Premium Aerotec. The new tank provides the additional fuel capacity required to send the XLR to the... Read more »