EasyJet and Airbus shook hands on the delivery of the low-cost airlines’ 250th Airbus A320 family aircraft on 22 April. To celebrate the 250th delivery, EasyJet unveiled its newest A320 with a unique livery featuring 250 miniature aircraft.
EasyJet still has 158 Airbus aircraft currently on order and in terms of total aircraft orders is European manufacturer’s third biggest customer. The airline services more than 750 routes to over 130 airports across 33 countries.
Since EasyJet took delivery of its first Airbus aircraft (an A319) in September 2003, Airbus has delivered an aircraft on average every 16 days since the first delivery.
Featured image (top): The new Airbus is adorned with 250 miniature A320s on the fuselage. (Image © Christian Brinkmann / Airbus)