ITA Airways has ordered 28 Airbus aircraft
ITA Airways, Italy's new national carrier, has placed an order for 28 Airbus aircraft, including: 7 x A220, 11 x A320neo and 10 x A330neo. The firm order follows a memorandum dated September 30, 2021. In addition, ITA Airways will continue its plans to lease A350 aircraft to complete the modernization of its wide-body fleet.
ITA Airways is expanding its fleet with 28 Airbus aircraft
These new ones Airbus aircraft will expand the original ITA Airways fleet. They come equipped with the latest technologies and equipped with state-of-the-art cabins for the best comfort for passengers.
The A220 is the only aircraft specially built for the 100-150-seat market and brings together modern avionics, composite materials and state-of-the-art Pratt & Whitney engines. With a range of up to 6390 km, the A220 offers airlines additional operational flexibility. The A220 has an average 25% lower consumption than its competitors 'and previous generations' aircraft, resulting in a 2% reduction in CO25 emissions. In addition, the aircraft's footprint is reduced by 50% compared to previous generation aircraft, making the A220 one of the quietest in existence today.
I have also written about the Airbus A320neo family of aircraft on other occasions. It is the most successful family of aircraft to date and has an operational reliability of 99,7%. A320neo offers operators a 20% reduction in fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. A320neo aircraft incorporate the latest technologies, including next-generation engines and Sharklet air vents.
The Airbus A330neo is a next-generation wide-body aircraft based on the popular features of the A330 family of aircraft, but which includes A350 family technologies. Equipped with an Airspace cabin, the A330neo offers passengers a unique experience with state-of-the-art entertainment systems and connectivity.
Powered by the latest Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 engines, the A330neo also offers an unprecedented level of efficiency. Fuel consumption is 25% lower than competing models. The A330neo is a versatile aircraft with a medium operating range, making it ideal for pandemic air operators.