The latest A320 aircraft, with wings produced at the Broughton plant in Flintshire, joins the two A318s
, 33 A319s, 48 A320s and 16 A321s already operated by British Airways.
He said the start of the range comprises the A318
Elite, Airbus Corporate Jetliner (ACJ) and A320 Prestige, which are similar in external size to traditional top of the line business jets but, in addition to being more modern, feature cabins that are around twice as large as well as being the tallest.
The aircraft comprised 13 A318
Elites, Airbus Corporate Jetliners (ACJs) and A320 Prestiges, plus two VIP widebody A330/A340s, it said in a statement.
Al Jaber Aviation (AJA) displayed the A318
Elite plus aircraft at Middle East Business Aviation (MEBA) 2010 event in Dubai as the ideal design model for corporate jets by Airbus.
Summary: Target segment includes heads of states, rulers and VIPs; A318
Elite Plus aircraft boasts long haul travel and cargo capabilities
AJA said that the addition of the A318
Elite plus to the AJA fleet will further empower the company to tap into the niche market of private aviation.
The new daily service, which has commenced June 11, 2010, uses the Airbus A318
European aircraft consortium Airbus Industrie on Tuesday demonstrated its latest business jet, the A318
Elite, at Haneda airport in Tokyo in a bid to sell the plane to major Japanese companies.
The twice-daily service between London City Airport and New York offers 32 seats in specially-configured Airbus A318
Al-Jaber Aviation (AJA) has placed a new firm order for two Airbus Corporate Jetliners (ACJs) and revealed a previously undisclosed order for two A318
Elites, adding to a previous deal for two A318
The trial is being run by The Air France on an Airbus A318
operating on routes in Europe.
Two Airbus A318
aircraft are on order for the service, which will be the first of its kind for BA.