Bulgaria Air takes delivery of its first Airbus A220

Bulgaria Air, flag carrier airline of Bulgaria, has taken delivery of its first Airbus A220, on lease from Air Lease Corporation (ALC), from the Airbus facility in Mirabel, Canada.

Bulgaria Air will lease a total of five A220-300s and two A220-100 from ALC. 

The A220 is the latest-generation aircraft type from Airbus to join Bulgaria Air’s fleet.

The airline already operates seven Airbus A320 aircraft demonstrating the fleet complementarity between the A220 and the A320 Family. With a range of up to 3,450 nm (6,390 km), the A220 provides airlines such as Bulgaria Air with increased operational flexibility. 

Bulgaria Air’s first A220 configuration will comprise a total of 143 seats in dual-class, including eight Business class seats.