“Delta’s A321neo product will deliver a premium travel experience to our customers in Boston and nationwidesaid Mahendra Nair, SVP of Delta – Fleet and TechOps Supply Chain. “Introducing this state-of-the-art, more fuel-efficient aircraft to our fleet is also an important commitment in our Flight to Net Zero, our journey to decarbonize aviation.”
In addition to San Francisco, Delta will operate A321neo flights between Delta’s hub at Boston Logan International to San Diego (SAN) and Denver (DEN) from July 11, and on select trips to Seattle (SEA) from of July 20.
Delta has purchase commitments for a total of 155 A321neos and is expected to take delivery of those aircraft through 2027, many from Airbus’ US manufacturing plant in Mobile, Alabama. Delta now has 233 new aircraft purchase commitments, including widebody and narrowbody jets, which reinforces Delta’s strategic fleet goals to drive operational simplification and boost productivity.