Wizz Air, the largest low cost - low fare airline in Central and Eastern Europe has signed a memorandum of understanding to buy 50 more A320s taking their total orders up to 132 aircraft, the company said in a press release.
All Wizz Air aircraft will be configured to seat 180 passengers. No choice of engine has been made yet. The new A320 order will allow Wizz Air to reinforce and expand its extensive network established at eleven operating bases, in Poland, Hungary, Bulgaria, Romania, Ukraine and Czech Republic.
It will also allow the airline to add new destinations to its 130 existing routes. This new large A320 order will enable Wizz Air reinforce its position as the leading airline in the region over the next decade.
Wizz Air already operates a young and eco-efficient Airbus fleet of 24 A320s. (press release)