Category: Airbus A320 Test

A320 Sharklets Receive EASA Certification – FAA next

Airbus Sharklet Certified – aircraft and engines to follow The European airworthiness authorities (EASA) certified new, fuel-saving wing Sharklets for Airbus A320 family aircraft with CFM engines. FAA certification is soon to follow. Similar “Winglets” have been installed on Boeing aircraft including the 737ng, 757, and 767. The winglets have been successful at providing fuel […]

Continue Reading »

Airbus to Build Mobile Alabama A320 Plant

Airbus Manufacturing To Arrive in the United States in Mobile, Alabama Airbus has announced plans to build a manufacturing plant in Mobile, Alabama. The site was chosen due to its low labor costs and easy port access. Over 1,000 new, well paying jobs will be created in Mobile to support the new assembly plant. Building […]

Continue Reading »

Airbus Rolls out the Sharklets

First Sharklet Equipped A320 in Toulouse Airbus is now swimming with the sharks, er, Sharklets, to reduce fuel burn and increase efficiency on its airbus A320 family aircraft.  The first new-build A320 with Sharklet wing tips has rolled off the line in Toulouse as MSN 5098 (pictured above) and will become one of several A320 […]

Continue Reading »

Save Money on Hotels

Best Hotels and Flights

Like on Facebook and Google +1

Southwest Airlines Vacations

Depart date:
Return date:
# of Travelers:
Children ages:
Promo code:

Incredible Travel Deals

Great Travel Opportunities