Sichuan Airlines First A321 Sharklets

Sichuan Airlines First A321 Sharklets

Sep 28, 2013

Sichuan Airlines, the largest all Airbus operator in China, has taken delivery of its first A321 aircraft equipped with Sharklets fuel saving wing tip devices.

It will also be the first A321 with Sharklets to be operated in China.

The A321, powered by IAE V2500 engines, features a comfortable two class cabin, seating 194 passengers with 8 in business class and 186 in economy.

Sichuan Airlines is China’s largest all Airbus operator.

It introduced an A320 in 1995 to become the first Chinese airline to operate an Airbus fly-by-wire aircraft.

It was also the first airline to operate Airbus A321 in China. (Source Airbus)

Read the whole story at Airbus.

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