Top News on a320neo

  • 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 a320neo

  • 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...


  • FARNBOROUGH: CFM International gearing up for Leap debut


    About to reach its 40th birthday, engine manufacturer CFM International faces one of the bigger changes in its history...


  • FARNBOROUGH: Pratt & Whitney, Alcoa forge blades partnership


    Pratt & Whitney and Alcoa have sealed a partnership that underpins the Pure Power PW1000G geared turbofan engine...


  • News Listings for a320neo

  • ANALYSIS: A look into Comac and its C919 ambition

    News | 02 Oct 2014 02:46 | Mavis Toh

    Chinese airframer Comac has certainly been keeping busy.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-A-look-into-Comac-and-its-C919-ambition-404370/
  • ​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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-CFM-powered-its-way-to-market-leader-403438/
  • ANALYSIS: From vision to world's most successful commercial engine: 40 years of CFM

    News | 29 Sep 2014 10:07 | Murdo Morrison

    ​It began with a casual encounter in Paris and has flourished into a 40-year marriage with a prodigiously successful offspring. CFM International – the union between the USA’s General Electric and France’s Snecma – is heading towards production of its 30,000th engine. But the joint venture’s start, back in the 1970s, was stuttering. The first years of the transatlantic relationship were fraught with cultural and language challenges, questions over the structure of the enterprise, and concerns within the US administration over transfer of sensitive military technology.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-From-vision-to-worlds-most-successful-commercial-engine-40-years-of-CFM-403417/
  • ANALYSIS: the Airbus A319 aircraft report

    News | 26 Sep 2014 15:28 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The market for the likes of the Airbus A319 is difficult. In the current environment, airlines would opt for larger aircraft as load factors are high.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-the-Airbus-A319-aircraft-report-404194/
  • Airbus details composition of A320neo test fleet

    News | 25 Sep 2014 14:29 | Michael Gubisch

    Airbus is planning to use four A320neos, two A319neos and two A321neos for its re-engined narrowbody programme's flight-test programme.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-details-composition-of-A320neo-test-fleet-404141/
  • A320neo completes first flight

    News | 25 Sep 2014 13:02

    Airbus has completed the first flight of its A320neo, with the re-engined narrowbody spending close to 2.5h in the air before landing at 14:22 French time.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/A320neo-completes-first-flight-404142/