Alitalia took delivery of another three new A320s, bringing the number in its fleet to 35. A further five will be delivered by year end. The three newest A320s replace three MD-80s. AZ's fleet renewal plan calls for arrival of a further 55 A320s and 12 A330s. The carrier's new A320s feature leather seats equipped with individual LCD screens. Separately, AZ opened its first business-class lounge at Rome Fiumicino's Terminal C.

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