FAA certifies ROPS technology on A320 Family
Most modern aircraft, services and products take centre stage
First group of manufacturing-related employees for assembly line in Mobile, Alabama.
The fuel-saving and performance-enhancing Sharklets on A320 Family airliners will become an increasingly frequent sight in the world’s skies following Airbus’ go-ahead for these distinctive wingtip devices’ retrofit on in-service aircraft.
Cuts fuel burn by up to 4%, lengthens in-service life
With a growing presence around the world, Airbus highlighted a range of its activities and emphasized the “team” that contributes to the company’s entire product line at its annual supplier conference.