6 additional Airbus A320 type aircraft for Austrian Airlines
Austrian Airlines is developing its operational fleet to meet low-cost competition. In 2019-2020, the Austrian carrier fleet will increase with 6 Airbus A320 aircraft.
In mid-August, the first of the 6 A320 aircraft will arrive in the Austrian Airlines fleet. Following in the coming months, the other 5 A320 aircraft subcontracted from Aviation Capital (4 x Avianca Brasil) and CDB Aviation (2 x Juneyao) will arrive.
However, the aircraft will enter operational service from December 2019. Aircraft need checks, interior reconfigurations, livery painting Austrian Airlines.u
In parallel with the arrival of the 6 A320 aircraft, Austrian Airlines will abandon the Bombardier Dash 8-Q400 aircraft.
6 Airbus A320 aircraft for Austrian Airlines
|registration||Manufacturing year||Tip:||engines||Austrian delivery date||The current operator|
|OE-LZA||2007||A320||CFM56-5B4 / P||January 2020||Juneyao|
|OE-LZB||2007||A320||CFM56-5B4 / P||January 2020||Juneyao|
|OE-LZC||2012||A320||CFM56-5B4 / 3||August 2019||Avianca Brasil|
|OE-LZD||2012||A320||CFM56-5B4 / 3||August 2019||Avianca Brasil|
|OE-LZE||2013||A320||CFM56-5B4 / 3||September 2019||Avianca Brasil|
|OE-LZF||2013||A320||CFM56-5B4 / 3||October 2019||Avianca Brasil|
Currently, the Austrian Airlines fleet counts 82 aircraft, including 16 x Bombardier Dash 8-Q400; 6 x Boeing 777-300ER; 36 x A320 Family. After the new acquisitions, until 2021, the Austrian Airlines fleet will have 46 of A320 family aircraft.