Airbus is presenting a development study for an enhanced A380, the “A380plus”. The study includes aerodynamic improvements in particular new, large winglets and other wing refinements that allow for up to 4% fuel burn savings.
Turkey’s Pegasus Airlines becomes the first operator to fly the A320neo with LEAP-1A engines – bringing this Airbus single-aisle jetliner product line’s unbeatable fuel efficiency to the low-cost carrier’s fleet
Airbus’ A320neo Family incorporates the latest technologies – including new-generation engines and Sharklet wing tip devices, which together deliver more than 15 per cent in fuel savings from day one and 20 per cent by 2020 with further cabin innovations
Benefitting from the unbeatable economics, versatility and high reliability of Airbus’ A330, the A330neo reduces fuel consumption by 14 per cent per seat – making it the most cost-efficient, long-range widebody aircraft on the market
The A320neo – which received its received Type Certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the second engine option to be certified, CFM International’s LEAP-1A powerplant – delivers unbeatable fuel efficiency
IndiGo became Asia’s first A320neo (new engine option) operator, bringing the unbeatable economics of Airbus’ single-aisle NEO Family – such as a 15 percent fuel burn reduction per seat at service entry – to its fleet
During Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s official visit to France with French President François Hollande, Iran officials signed agreements with Airbus that cover new aircraft orders and a comprehensive civil aviation cooperation package. With the agreements, Iran Air will acquire a full range of Airbus’ market-leading commercial jetliners – including 21 A320ceo Family, 24 A320neo Family, 27 A330ceo Family, 18 A330-900neo, 16 A350-1000 and 12 A380 aircraft
The first NEO (new engine option) variant in Airbus’ best-selling single-aisle A320 Family – the Pratt & Whitney-powered A320neo – was certified on 24 November 2015 by airworthiness authorities in Europe and the U.S.
This infographic highlights the work sharing for the best-selling A320 programme, which includes production of major components in France, Germany, the UK and Spain and final assembly at four global locations: Toulouse, France– Hamburg– Germany– Tianjin, China– and Mobile, Alabama
The flight test and certification campaign for Airbus’ Pratt & Whitney-powered A320neo (new engine option) version has taken the aircraft to destinations around the world as part of the programme to ensure it is ready for commercial service
Located at the Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley, the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility is a $600-million investment for the company that will produce between 40 and 50 A320 Family aircraft per year by 2016