International Airlines Group (IAG) became the third customer for the new Airbus A321XLR when it ordered eight of the ultra-long range narrowbodies for Spanish carrier Iberia and six for Irish carrier Aer Lingus, plus 14 options. IAG, which is also the parent of British Airways, announced the deal June 18, the second day of the air show, after separately announcing an LOI for 200 Boeing 737 MAXs. IAG said the XLRs will begin deliveries in 2023 and will be used to expand Aer Lingus’ ...

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