langue en CFM FRANCE - 28/05/2015

First flight of CFM LEAP-1A-powered A320neo a success

The first Airbus A320neo powered by CFM LEAP-1A engines made a successful first flight in the skies over Toulouse on Tuesday, May 19. During this first flight, which lasted 4 hours and 25 minutes, pilots confirmed the excellent performance of the LEAP-1A engines.

The flight test occurred right on schedule, reinforcing the success of the LEAP development program and the confidence shown in the performance and durability of the new product.