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First Airbus A220 assembled in Alabama takes to the skies

The first Airbus A220 jet assembled at the Mobile plant in Alabama carried its maiden flight on 2 June. The aircraft is destined for the U.S. carrier Delta Air Lines.

Airbus to invest €1bn in A220 program

Airbus is set to invest more than €1 billion in its A220 program this year, its chief executive, Guillaume Faury, has announced.

Airbus A220 program reaches 100th aircraft milestone

Airbus has unveiled the 100th A220 regional jet to be delivered to an airline customer some three years after the aircraft entered service in 2016.

Airbus schedules South Pacific demonstration tour of A220 regional jet

Airbus will kick off a promotional tour of its A220 regional jet in the Pacific region with a visit on Sunday to the aircraft’s first South Pacific customer Air Vanuatu. The aircraft manufacturer will host a private tour of the aircraft for Air Vanuatu, Airports Vanuatu and Vanuatu Tourism Office employees at Bauerfield Airport in

From the archives: How the Airbus A220 family is fit for purpose
Future of Aviation

This feature story about the Airbus A220 written by John Walton first appeared in the June 2019 edition of Australian Aviation.

Airbus delivers 12,000th aircraft

An A220-100 regional jet for Delta Air Lines built in Quebec, Canada has become the 12,000th aircraft to be delivered by aerospace giant Airbus.


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