At ch-aviation, we continuously keep track of aircraft deliveries from the largest aircraft manufacturers: Airbus, Boeing, ATR, Bombardier, COMAC, De Havilland, Embraer, and Irkut.

With 66 aircraft delivered, this month brought a 34% drop in worldwide aircraft deliveries following a brief increase in September. We notice that the October delivery numbers are their lowest since March 2021. It’s interesting to see that we also witness a 41% drop compared to October 2020.

Airbus has delivered 37 aircraft in October 2021, which represents a slight 12% decline compared to the previous month and the lowest figure since March 2021. If we compare this to October 2020, we can notice a 50% decrease in Airbus aircraft deliveries.

Here is the overview of all Airbus deliveries for October 2021:

Airline Number of aircraft delivered
IndiGo Airlines 5
Air China 4
China Eastern Airlines 2
Delta Air Lines 2
Shenzhen Airlines 2
Vistara 2
Volaris 2
Wizz Air 2
Air Busan 1
Air New Zealand 1
Airbus Transport International 1
American Airlines 1
Emirates 1
Go First 1
Jetstar Japan 1
Juneyao Air 1
Luftwaffe 1
Peach Aviation 1
Qingdao Airlines 1
S7 Airlines 1
Sino Jet Management 1
Spring Airlines 1
Air Tanzania 1
JetBlue Airways 1


With 23 deliveries in October 2021, Boeing has experienced a substantial 34% drop compared to the previous month. Compared to the same month in 2020, Boeing deliveries have increased by 92%, contrary to Airbus.

Take a look at the overview of all Boeing deliveries for October 2021:

Airline Number of aircraft delivered
Malta Air 4
Aeroméxico 2
Buzz 2
FedEx Express 2
GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes 2
Polska Wojska Lotnicze i Obrony Powietrznej 2
TUI fly (Germany) 2
United Airlines 2
Air Canada 1
EVA Air 1
TUI fly (Belgium) 1
Turkish Airlines 1
UPS Airlines 1


Below are the analyses for the other aircraft manufacturers whose deliveries we keep track of.