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Lufthansa A320 mit Sharkleten

Although Airbus has decided to issue a press release every time a customer takes its first A320 equipped with sharklets (which is in no way repetitive, oh no), I quite like the image they put out with this one, it’s probably the colours. Airbus

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Some-fin special – sharklets on display

Nice picture from Airbus here of its three A320-family test aircraft all sporting the sharklet wing tip modifications. Certification for the A320 fitted with the fuel-saving upgrade was achieved earlier this week.

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Aeroflot’s new retro livery

Aeroflot has unveiled its new retro livery

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Skinny blokes in lycra

Although this took place last week, what with Bradley Wiggins (the chap in yellow at the front of the picture) winning Le Tour and the Olympic road race looming this weekend, it seems worthy of publication. This is the start of last thursday’s stage from Blagnac for which Airbus wheeled out a number of aircraft […]

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Airbus A320 final assembly line

Below is a photo of the Airbus A320 final assembly line in Toulouse, France Hamburg, Germany.The A320 along with Boeing’s 737 are due for a decision this year on whether the respective jets should be re-engined. We evaluate the progress and options in this article. (Photo: Airbus)

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Revised livery for Libyan

Libyan flag carrier Libayn Airlines has modified its relatively new livery with simplified titles and a tail design change. Here’s the new livery seen on A320-214 F-WWBX/5A-LAH on 14 Sept at TLS during an acceptance flight. (Photo courtesy of ESP.) And here’s the original new livery, photographed by AirSpace photographer Eclipse:

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Virgin America’s Cabin

Groovy aircraft interiors aren’t just limited to premium passengers. Virgin America has made a name for itself with its sleek black leather seats, mood lighting, and full IFE offering. In anticipation of next week’s Aircraft Interiors Expo America and IFEC show in Long Beach, California here on Image of the Day we’re showcasing aircraft interior […]

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First A320 for Aerogal

Yannick Delamarre captured this photo of the first Aerogal A320, s/n 4379. It bears test registration FWWIF and will be re-registered HC-CJM, Yannick says. Yannick took the photo during a test flight at Toulouse.

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Private A320 Seen at Toulouse

Toulouse spotter Yannick Delamarre captured this private A320-232CJ s/n 4388 during a flight test at Toulouse.

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Virgin America A320 With Sharklets

At the Farnborough Airshow Virgin America announced a memorandum of understanding to purchase upwards of 60 A320s, ideally with sharklets, which the carrier previously expressed interest in.Here’s an artist’s impression of a Virgin America A320 with sharklets. (Image: Airbus)

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