Middle East Airlines is one of the top 10 airlines in 2019 and has a fleet of state-of-the-art aircraft.
In June 2019, Middle East Airlines, Lebanon’s Middle East Airlines, the national carrier of Lebanon, signed a purchase agreement for four Airbus A321XLR aircraft, making the order Middle East Airlines the first airline in the world to order this new model, which was developed by the family. The world’s most successful aircraft, the A321 neo. The agreement brings the total number of Airbus single-aisle orders to 15, including 11 A321 neo and four A321XLRs. The order will begin delivery in 2020. Middle East Airlines will use the new A321XLR to enhance its routes in Africa while expanding its operations to Asia.
In a new move, the company was able to restore confidence to investments in Lebanon, and put its shares on the exchange to return investors and strengthen the reserves of the Central Bank of Lebanon by at least US $ 1 billion, thanks to the management of Mohammed Al Hout, which made Middle East Airlines one of the most important companies in the world.