Numerous airlines, including American and Lufthansa, announced the early retirement of single-aisle aircraft since the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak. However, the retirement of entire narrowbody types has been a rarer occurrence among carriers.
LNA analyzes retirement prospects for Airbus A320, Boeing 737, 757, and MD80/90/717 family aircraft.
A market dominated by two types;
More variety among older aircraft in service;
Streamlining on core narrowbody fleets;
Regional breakdown for the oldest types in service.