Top News on a320

  • Airbus details composition of A320neo test fleet

    Airbus is planning to use four A320neos, two A319neos and two A321neos for its re-engined narrowbody programme's flight-test programme.

  • Other News for a320

  • Etihad's entire fleet to get new livery by end-2017

    ​Etihad Airways will re-paint its entire fleet with its new livery by around end-2017, after unveiling the new colour...

  • PICTURE: Spirit shows off new livery

    ​Florida-based Spirit Airlines has unveiled a new livery, becoming the third US carrier in recent weeks to debut a new...

  • No plans for final assembly line in China: Boeing

    Boeing says it has no plans to build a final assembly line in China, and will instead grow its presence by deepening...

  • News Listings for a320

  • EASA refuses to extend A320 rudder-alert deadline

    News | 30 Sep 2014 14:22 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​European safety authorities have rejected requests by two major carriers to extend a deadline to install systems designed to prevent vertical fin overstress from rudder input on Airbus A320s.
  • Frontier adds Miami, expands from two other cities

    News | 30 Sep 2014 14:03 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Frontier Airlines will add Miami to its network and launch several new routes from Philadelphia and Chicago O'Hare, entering routes now mostly dominated by legacy carriers.
  • ​ANALYSIS: How CFM powered its way to market leader

    News | 30 Sep 2014 11:19 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Three decades ago, when CFM International was preparing to debut its new CFM56 engine on the re-engined McDonnell Douglas DC-8 Series 70, the engine market for commercial jets was a simple three-way affair.
  • ​Thai Airways takes another A320 from AWAS

    News | 30 Sep 2014 09:47 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Thai Airways has received its ninth Airbus A320 from operating lessor AWAS.
  • ANALYSIS: What next for Japan’s LCCs?

    News | 30 Sep 2014 01:19 | Ellis Taylor

    Any doubts that Japan could not sustain a vibrant low-cost carrier sector have been erased by the growth that continues to occur, but consolidation may be around the corner.
  • Gulf Air to start Kuwait City-Larnaca route

    News | 29 Sep 2014 15:14 | Oliver Clark

    ​Gulf Air will start a new service from Kuwait City to the Cypriot city of Larnaca from 26 October.