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Maintaining its reputation for non-stop innovation, Airbus marked a new aviation milestone with today’s successful first flight of the A320neo (new engine option) jetliner – the latest evolution in the company’s highly efficient and popular single-aisle aircraft product line.
· Kicking off a 3,000 hour flight test programme
· Paving the way for entry into airline service in the 4th quarter of 2015
Airbus’ highly efficient A320neo (new engine option) jetliner took to the skies for its maiden flight today from Toulouse, France – opening a new chapter for the company’s market-leading single-aisle product line.
The A320neo aircraft powered by Pratt & Whitney’s PurePower PW1100G-JM eng...
The first A320neo to fly has lifted off at Toulouse-Blagnac Airport France at 12 noon local time. The aircraft is flown by Airbus Experimental Test Pilots Philippe Pellerin and Etienne Miche de Malleray. Accompanying them in the cockpit are Test-Flight Engineer Je...
Over 31,000 new aircraft required in the next 20 years, worth US$4.6 trillion
A result of Airbus’ latest cabin innovations reinforced by further engine enhancements
• Liaison Systems Engineer-Powerplant & Mechanical
• Liaison Systems Engineer-Cabin Systems
• Liaison Engineer-Structure
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