A321

StarLux to lease 12 new Airbus aircraft, fleet up to 42

StarLux Airlines, a Taiwan based airline, has put 12 new Airbus aircraft on its leasing order, Taiwan Apple Daily reported....


Two HK Express A321s collide in Hong Kong airport

Two non-operating aircraft belonging to Cathay Pacific subsidiary Hong Kong Express (HK Express) collided in Hong Kong International Airport (HKG)....


Fuel truck rams into Aeroflot Airbus A320 at Moscow airport

A fuel truck collided with an Aeroflot Airbus A320 parked on the apron of Moscow-Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO), Russia. The driver of the truck was injured....


Former Comair CEO eyes for new & efficient South African Airline

Given the recent events the industry has faced in the first half of 2020, many people would question the timing and strategy tied with a carrier launch especially in the African aviation sector as a majority of businesses have adopted a defensive and conservative approach to ensure financial survival. However, former Comair CEO and founder of Lucid Ventures and Kulula.com - Gidon Novick - sees the current industry terrain as an “opportunity...


Vietnam Airlines flaming A321 incident prompts FAA emergency AD

On March 18, 2020, Vietnam Airlines flight VN920 from Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam) to Phnom Penh (Cambodia) had a short but flamboyant start. As the Airbus A321 aircraft was accelerating for takeoff, it suffered damage to the right engine, which in turn set the grass on fire next to the runway. ...


Airbus A321 passenger-to-freighter conversion certified by EASA

Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW), a joint venture of Singapore-based ST Engineering and Airbus, announced that its newest product, the Airbus A321 passenger-to-freighter (P2F) converted aircraft received supplemental type certification from the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA)....


Airbus lowers 2019 commercial aircraft delivery target

In the first nine months of 2019, Airbus saw incoming orders drop in half, while delivery results have increased. As a consequence, the planemaker has lowered its 2019 commercial aircraft delivery target. The Airbus A321neo ACF configuration remains a struggle. ...


Will Airbus launch A321XLR at Paris Air Show 2019?

As the industry eagerly awaits for an update on Boeing’s new 797 mid-range aircraft or NMA at the upcoming Paris Air Show 2019, Airbus may have something more substantial up its sleeve. According to various sources, the European plane maker is likely to launch an extra long-range variant of its A321 family of aircraft, the A321XLR, which would be a direct competitor to the Boeing 797....


AviaAM Leasing sells two Airbus A321s

AviaAM Leasing, a global aviation holding company engaged in commercial aircraft acquisition, leasing, and sales, announces a sale of two Airbus A321-211.  The aircraft are sold with lease attached to an undisclosed global private equity investor....


JetBlue receives A321 powered 15% biofuel

JetBlue is receiving its first Airbus A321 aircraft, fueled with renewable jet fuel blend. The aircraft in question is the first such aircraft by Airbus manufactured not in Europe, but the United States....