The Airbus A320neo, has received joint Type Certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on 24th November 2015. The A320neo family, which includes the A319neo and A321neo, has proved popular with VIP aircraft owners already ordering six aircraft. The A320neo and the variant aircraft use technologies including new … [Read more...] about Airbus A320neo receives joint EASA and FAA Type Certification
The end of the jumbo-jet era?
As commercial airlines select lighter and cheaper aircraft to operate such as the new Boeing 787 and Airbus's A350-XWB, what does the future hold for the private VIP completions industry? In the commercial world airlines are selecting midsized aircraft that are cheap to fly and easy to deploy - they are not selecting to buy 747's or A380 in numbers. The beginning of October … [Read more...] about The end of the jumbo-jet era?
Airbus A320neo deilvers up to 15% fuel savings with P&W turbofans
Pratt & Whitney’s PW1100G turbofan has been selected as the lead development engine for the A320neo aircraft. Airbus has received more than 300 A320neo family commitments namely from commercial customers, and thus Airbus has responded by bringing forward the service entry date from 2016 to October 2015. The A320neo can deliver up to 15 percent in fuel savings thanks … [Read more...] about Airbus A320neo deilvers up to 15% fuel savings with P&W turbofans