Top News on a320

  • A320 tweak to prevent computer 'forgetting' sharklets


    ​Operators of Airbus A320s with sharklet wing-tips are being instructed to modify the aircraft to prevent the possibility that flight computers could forget the sharklets are fitted.


  • Other News for a320

  • Xian Aircraft becomes sole wing supplier for Airbus's Tianjin site


    China's Xian Aircraft Industry is now sole supplier of wings to Airbus's A320 final assembly line in Tianjin.


  • A320 to compete with 200-seat Max for next Ryanair order: O'Leary


    Ryanair sees Boeing's 200-seat "minor model" of the 737 Max 8 and Airbus's planned 189-seat A320 as contenders for its...


  • German research body DLR studies wing-contamination by insects


    German aerospace research centre DLR is conducting test flights to assess how wing contamination by insects can be...


  • News Listings for a320

  • CALC takes delivery of first Tianjin-built A320

    News | 21 Aug 2014 07:19 | Ellis Taylor

    China Aircraft Leasing (CALC) has taken delivery of its first Airbus A320 from Airbus's Final Assembly Line China in Tianjin.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/CALC-takes-delivery-of-first-Tianjin-built-A320-402894/
  • Smoke from IndiGo A320 sparks fire scare

    News | 21 Aug 2014 02:39 | Mavis Toh

    ​An IndiGo Airbus A320 had to perform an emergency evacuation when smoke was spotted coming from the aircraft after landing in Delhi on 20 August.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Smoke-from-IndiGo-A320-sparks-fire-scare-402889/
  • Vanilla Air to grow international footprint

    News | 21 Aug 2014 02:09 | Firdaus Hashim

    Japanese low-cost carrier Vanilla Air will grow its international footprint in the coming months.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Vanilla-Air-to-grow-international-footprint-402887/
  • FAA give green light to SafeRoute on A320s

    News | 20 Aug 2014 17:58 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved situational awareness product SafeRoute, which uses data collected from automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) systems, for use on Airbus A320-family aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-give-green-light-to-SafeRoute-on-A320s-402881/
  • A320 tweak to prevent computer 'forgetting' sharklets

    News | 20 Aug 2014 08:20 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Operators of Airbus A320s with sharklet wing-tips are being instructed to modify the aircraft to prevent the possibility that flight computers could forget the sharklets are fitted.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/A320-tweak-to-prevent-computer-forgetting-sharklets-402863/
  • BOC Aviation produces flat H1 profit

    News | 20 Aug 2014 02:05 | Ellis Taylor

    ​BOC Aviation recorded a $163 million net profit for the half-year ended 30 June, an identical result to the same period last year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/BOC-Aviation-produces-flat-H1-profit-402855/