Top News on Airbus A320

  • Comac ambiguous about C919 first flight schedule


    Comac says development work on its C919 narrowbody is going ahead at full steam, and that it will make an announcement on the aircraft’s first flight schedule towards the end of the year.


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  • Crashed Asiana A320 drifted below glidepath in low visibility


    Japanese investigators have indicated that an Asiana Airlines Airbus A320 began to deviate from its descent path...


  • Chinese carriers continue move to larger aircraft: Airbus


    Airbus sees Chinese carriers continuing to upgauge their fleets as domestic and international demand soars.


  • BEA plans A320 flight to validate Germanwings CVR data


    Investigators will conduct a flight with an Airbus A320 to validate sounds picked up by the cockpit voice recorder of...


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  • Simulator industry gets in training for aircraft ramp-up

    News | 22 May 2015 14:59

    ​Given the unprecedented wave of airliner orders of recent years, strong demand for simulators is unsurprising. CAE, which claims the top slot in civil simulation equipment sales, ended its financial year on 31 March having sold 41 full-flight simulators (FFS), the second-highest total ever, after 2013-14’s record 48. (The latest year’s number did not include a further 11 deployed to CAE’s own training centres.)http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Simulator-industry-gets-in-training-for-aircraft-ramp-up-412420/
  • Comac ambiguous about C919 first flight schedule

    News | 15 May 2015 05:34 | Mavis Toh

    Comac says development work on its C919 narrowbody is going ahead at full steam, and that it will make an announcement on the aircraft’s first flight schedule towards the end of the year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Comac-ambiguous-about-C919-first-flight-schedule-412371/
  • PICTURE: VivaAerobus receives first new A320

    News | 14 May 2015 15:06 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Mexican low-cost carrier VivaAerobus has taken delivery of its first new Airbus A320 from the airframer in Toulouse.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-VivaAerobus-receives-first-new-A320-412339/
  • Crashed Asiana A320 drifted below glidepath in low visibility

    News | 13 May 2015 11:51 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Japanese investigators have indicated that an Asiana Airlines Airbus A320 began to deviate from its descent path shortly after its autopilot was disengaged, before it collided with the localiser antenna at Hiroshima.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Crashed-Asiana-A320-drifted-below-glidepath-in-low-visibility-412267/
  • EasyJet commits to higher-density A320s

    News | 12 May 2015 08:28 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​UK budget carrier EasyJet has become the latest airline to commit to a higher-density Airbus A320 layout with the decision to fit 186 seats in the type.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EasyJet-commits-to-higher-density-A320s-412199/
  • Chinese carriers continue move to larger aircraft: Airbus

    News | 11 May 2015 08:47 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Airbus sees Chinese carriers continuing to upgauge their fleets as domestic and international demand soars.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Chinese-carriers-continue-move-to-larger-aircraft-Airbus-412149/