Airbus recored no orders for commercial aircraft orders in May 2019.
In total Airbus recorded orders for 57 aircraft over the first five months of the year, but suffered heavy cancellations including more than 70 A350s and A380s.
Airbus delivered 81 aircraft including four single-aisle A220s, 57 A320 Family jetliners (of which 47 were NEO versions), five A330s (of which three were in the NEO configuration) and 13 A350 XWBs in the A350-900/A350-1000 versions, along with two A380s.
Among the notable deliveries in May was the first A330-900 delivered to Delta Air Lines, and initial A321neo jetliner versions for Air Transat (via the AerCap leasing company).
Taking the latest orders and deliveries into account, Airbus’ backlog of jetliners remaining to be delivered as of 31 May stood at 7,207 aircraft. This total was composed of 464 A220s; 5,795 A320 Family jetliners; 280 A330s; 615 A350 XWBs and 53 A380s.