EasyJet confirms order for 135 Airbus aircraft

EasyJet has firmed up the purchase of 135 Airbus A320 family aircraft (100 A320neos and 35 A320ceos) following an initial agreement that was announced earlier in June.

The agreement, approved by easyJet’s sharelholders, was concluded following a thorough technical and economical evaluation.

According to Airbus, the order by easyJet sustains nearly 2,500 jobs as well as some 7,500 in the extended supply chain in the UK.