PICTURES: Middle Eastern Airlines takes delivery of first A321neo

Middle Eastern Airlines’ first Airbus A321neo (pictured) is currently on its way to Beirut, Lebanon from Airbus’ Hamburg facility.

MEA‘s first Airbus A321neo registered T7-ME1. Photo by Pascal Weste / AeroNewsX


The aircraft features a redeveloped Middle Eastern Airlines livery. This coincides with the carrier’s 75th anniversary this year.


The plane is registered T7-ME1, having worn the test registration D-AVXK.

T7-ME1 pictured at Airbus' Hamburg facility prior to having its engine's fitted. Photo by Max Sutter | AeroNewsX


This is the first of 11 Airbus A321neos MEA has on order. The carrier also has orders for 4 Airbus A321XLRs as well as 3 A330-900neos.


These orders will help renew MEA’s entire fleet and will allow the carrier to pursue further growth while maintaining high standards with modern aircraft.

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