Arkia jumps to Airbus, orders four A321neo aircraft

Arkia Israel Airlines (Tel Aviv), the second largest airline in Israel, signed today (July 9) a purchase agreement for four A321neos at the Farnborough International Airshow.  This order makes the airline a new Airbus customer and the first airline in Israel to order the A320 neo Family.  Engine selection will be announced at a later date

The aircraft will be configured in a single all economy class seating 220 passengers. The flexibility and range capabilities of the A321neo will allow Arkia to operate their new aircraft on expanding routes to European and domestic destinations.

Image: Airbus.