Tag: A320neo

Maiden Neo for AirAsia

Malaysian low-cost carrier AirAsia has taken delivery of its maiden A320neo.  Appropriately registered 9M-NEO (c/n 7236), the CFM International LEAP-1A-powered jet was handed over during a ceremony in Hamburg on September 7.  It is the first of 404 A320neo Family

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First NEO for LATAM

Airbus has handed over LATAM Airlines Group’s first A320neo.  The carrier is the first in the Americas to operate the latest generation jet, which is powered by Pratt & Whitney Pure Power PW1100-JM engines. Executives from LATAM and Airbus attended

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#FIA16: Another A320neo for Air Côte d’Ivoire

Air Côte d’Ivoire signed a firm order for a further Airbus A320neo on the first day of the Farnborough International Airshow. Ivory Coast’s national airline became the first African carrier to order the new generation A320 when it placed an

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LEAP Certification for A320neo

The Airbus A320neo powered by CFM International’s LEAP-1A engines has been granted its type certification by EASA and the FAA.  The announcement was made earlier today (May 31) during the European manufacturer’s two-day Innovation event being held this year in

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First neos for Africa

Air Côte D’Ivoire has become the first African carrier to select the Airbus A320neo after placing a firm order for two examples. The deal, which also includes two A320ceos, is also the Abidjan-based flag carrier’s first direct agreement with the

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