Middle East Airlines (MEA), the flag carrier of Lebanon, signed a firm order for four Airbus A321XLRs, making it the launch customer of the newest member of the A321neo family. The agreement takes MEA’s cumulative single aisle orders with Airbus to 15 A321neo family aircraft, including 11 A321neos and 4 A321XLRs, with deliveries starting in 2020. MEA will use the A321XLR to strengthen its network in Africa and Asia. Airbus and AirAsia unveiled the first A330neo for the AirAsia Group. ...

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