Indonesia’s Lion Air Group has placed a firm order with Airbus for 234 A320 family aircraft, comprising 109 A320neos, 65 A321neos and 60 A320ceos. This is Lion Air’s first Airbus order.

Lion Air will use the aircraft to meet growth requirements on its expanding domestic and regional route network. The carrier will announce engine selections for the aircraft in the near future.

The Group’s co-founder and CEO Rusdi Kirana said, “This landmark order will ensure that the Lion Air Group will continue its expansion with one of the most modern and advanced fleets in the world.”

Lion Air Group flies to more than 70 destinations in Indonesia and Southeast Asia.