Delta unveils its new Airbus A220 aircraft; check out this flying beauty!

ZeeBiz WebTeam | Nov 03, 2018, 02:58 PM IST

Delta Airlines is the first airline in the Unites States which has taken delivery of the Airbus A220 and will enter the service with its inaugural flight from New York's LaGuardia Airport to Boston Logan International on January 31. This new aircraft will be able to carry 109 passengers and have three cabins. It has high capacity overhead bins, extra large windows and LED lighting. Let's have a look at what all the aircraft offers:


Delta's new Airbus A220 aircraft comes with bigger seats, state-of-the art screens and, bathrooms with windows. The aircraft is powered by Pratt & Whitney's latest geared turbofan PW1500G engine


There will be three cabins to accommodate 190 passengers with capacity overhead bins, extra large windows and full-spectrum LED lighting along with power ports for all.


In order to watch in-flight entertainment every passenger will have access to a state-of-the-art seat back screen along with a personal power port.


The main cabin can accommodate 82 passengers and each seat is 18.6 inches wide with individual seat-back screens and are laid out in a two-by-three configuration.


On the other hand, the Delta Comfort Plus cabin, which has only 15 seats, will offer extra legroom to the passengers compared to the main cabin and also a dedicated overhead bin space.


The passengers flying in the first class seats will have wider seats and the be able to watch movies on the largest in-flight entertainment screen. There are only 12 first class seats.


The cabin design of the Delta's new Airbus A220 aircraft which has been unveiled recently includes a bathroom with a view.


According to the airlines, the flight is designed with advanced technology and composite materials that would help to deliver an expected 20 per cent improvement in fuel efficiency over similar-sized aircraft.


Delta Airbus A220 aircraft. Image Source: Twitter


Delta Airbus A220 aircraft. Image Source: Twitter