Airbus 321

Airbus 321

ICAO type designator: A321

ICAO type description: L2J

Wake turbulance category: M

Max operating level: FL 390

Typical cruising speed: Medium

Climb performance: Good

Approach category: C (D)

Nice to know:

Capacity: 220 max (186 is common)

MTOW: 83.000kg

What to look for:

  • Special A320-family wingtip fences
  • Check nose section (More rounded) and cockpit windows
  • “Small tail” compared to the 737

The A321 is a stretched version of the A320.

SAS Airbus 321 and a Boeing 737