Top News on Airbus A320neo

  • CFM starts Leap-1A flight tests

    CFM International has begun flight tests of its new Leap-1A engine destined for the Airbus A320neo narrowbody, the GE Aviation-Snecma joint venture has confirmed.

  • Other News for Airbus A320neo

  • CFM revamps Leap assembly ahead of ramp-up

    ​As pressure grows to raise already peak production rates for single-aisle aircraft, CFM International has decided to...

  • FARNBOROUGH: Pratt & Whitney, Alcoa forge blades partnership

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

  • FARNBOROUGH: Boeing courts low-costs with 200-seat Max 8

    Boeing is to target its new 200-seat “minor model” of the 737 Max at the fast-growing low-cost carrier market.

  • News Listings for Airbus A320neo

  • Plane View Partners sees window for CSeries

    News | 14 Apr 2015 11:16 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Canadian manufacturer Bombardier may have finally landed the team it has been expecting for years as it enters a crucial period for its CSeries programme.
  • ANALYSIS: Geared turbofans usher P&W into Big Data era

    News | 13 Apr 2015 14:57 | Stephen Trimble

    ​By 2030, tens of thousands of Pratt & Whitney geared turbofans will be generating a staggering amount of data along with thrust. The combined fleet will stream 12 petabytes – equivalent to 12 million gigabytes – to servers on the ground every year, with each engine capturing 50 times the amount of data collected by P&W’s previous commercial powerplants.
  • MTU ready to grow MRO revenue following restructuring: executive

    News | 09 Apr 2015 18:07 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​A recent management overhaul has left MTU better suited to address heightened demand by new engine customers for long-term maintenance service contracts, a top company official tells Flightglobal.
  • P&W completes revamp of PurePower engine assembly

    News | 02 Apr 2015 12:10 | Stephen Trimble

    Pratt & Whitney has completed a months-long transition to a horizontal assembly line for the PurePower series of geared turbofan engines, the company announced on 2 April.
  • Pratt & Whitney announced 3D-printed parts for CSeries engine

    News | 01 Apr 2015 21:49 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Two components within the Bombardier CSeries engine will be used to launch Pratt & Whitney’s first use of additive manufacturing in metal parts, the engine manufacturer announced on 1 April.
  • ANALYSIS: Pegasus fights for international recognition

    News | 01 Apr 2015 10:38 | Murdo Morrison

    Turkey's second airline, Pegasus, is predicating its fleet expansion plans on how rapidly it receives new traffic rights to countries in the former Soviet Union, the Middle East and North Africa, and acknowledges that its struggle to be taken seriously by the government is ongoing.