The Airbus A320 is a large commercial passenger plane that holds between 150 and 180 passengers in either a single-cabin or double-cabin layout. The Airbus A320 is long and narrow, with a single aisle instead of two or three. This plane flies on short to mid-length routes and emphasizes passenger comfort.
Passengers on the traditional A320 choose between economy and business class seating, with the exception of charter and budget flights, which have just one seating class. A newer version of the A320 features more overhead storage capacity and larger passenger doors for faster entry and exiting. These planes boast a better fuel efficiency than other plane models and improved cockpit technology, including navigation and landing systems.