A320 NEWS


Pratt & Whitney to adapt its Maine facility to add PW1100G-JM MRO capabilities
2020/07/03 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Pratt & Whitney will invest $ 12.5 million in its North Berwick facility (Maine) to add GTF MRO Capabilities. More specifically, the factory will perform maintenance...


A Pakistan International Airlines A320 crashes near Karachi (updated 23/05)
2020/05/23 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) aircraft crashed Friday afternoon over a residential district of Karachi. The aircraft, an Airbus A320 registered AP-BLD (MSN 2...


A320neo: Lufthansa Technik signs up with Collins Aerospace to work on its nacelles
2020/02/27 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Collins Aerospace and Lufthansa Technik (LHT) have signed a licence agreement to maintain Pratt & Whitney's PW1100G-JM nacelles (A320neo family). The American equi...


Safran Landing Systems wins a new MRO contract for easyJet's A320 family fleet
2020/01/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

EasyJet has picked Safran Landing Systems again to maintain for its A320 family fleet. This new contract provides a three and a half-year extension to the previous con...


LATAM group also to use Donecle's drones for its cell inspections
2020/01/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Another new customer for Donecle's drone maintenance solutions. The Toulouse-based company revealed at the end of December that LATAM Airlines Group had chosen its aut...


SAS Scandinavian Airlines Airbus A320neo fleet to be fully maintained by Magnetic MRO
2020/01/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

This is a lovely contract for the Estonian maintenance company Magnetic MRO and its main centre in Tallinn. SAS Scandinavian Airlines has decided to entrust it with ba...


India's IndiGo shops for 300 Airbus planes
2019/10/31 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Indian airline IndiGo has placed an order for 300 A320neo family aircraft from Airbus, making it one of its largest-ever orders from a single firm, worth over $33.2 b...


A320neo: Safran Nacelles Repair Activity is Taking Off
2019/10/17 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Thanks to a rapid fleet's expansion, the LEAP-1A engine nacelle repair activity is also picking up. Safran Nacelles is now providing nacelle support for a fleet of nea...


Airbus marks its 1,000th A320neo Family aircraft delivery
2019/10/17 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Airbus has delivered the 1,000th A320neo Family aircraft. The aircraft, an A321neo produced in Hamburg, Germany, was delivered to Indian airline IndiGo.IndiGo is ...


First Pratt & Whitney GTF engine to be overhauled in South East Asia
2019/01/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

This is a major new step for Pratt & Whitney's geared turbofan engine family (GTF). Eagle Services Asia (ESA), the joint venture formed by the engine manufacturer and ...