Airbus A220

25 years of airBaltic [Multimedia] | Best of 2020

In light of airBaltic's 25th anniversary, we look back at the history of the airline, which is filled with ups and downs across the quarter of the century....


Regulators aim to prevent Airbus A220 engine shutdowns

Under bizarre circumstances, rainwater entered the avionics bay of the Airbus A220. After an initial AD in September 2020, the regulators made further strides to prevent the situation....


Two new Airbus A220s joins airBaltic fleet

On December 13, 2020, airBaltic welcomed its 24th and 25th Airbus A220-300, which completed the planned deliveries for the company in 2020. ...


Airbus to cut A220 production in Mirabel plant?

Airbus reportedly considers to reduce Airbus A220 production rates in its main Quebec-based Mirabel plant....


Airbus delivers first US-built A220 to Delta Air Lines

Delta Air Lines took delivery of a special Airbus A220, as the aircraft is the first Mobile, Alabama, United States-built A220 to roll out of the manufacturing site. ...


Airbus launches A220-based ACJ TwoTwenty business jet

Airbus Corporate Jets (ACJ) launched the ACJ TwoTwenty business jet. The new aircraft is based on the Airbus A220 and is as a part of The Xtra Large Bizjet, a new class of business and VIP jets....


Airbus A220-300

Canadian operators to modify A220s as rain causes engine failure

A new airworthiness directive issued by Transport Canada requires all Airbus A220 operators in Canada to modify the jet, after an in-service engine shutdown during taxiing was reported to have been caused by rain water....


airBaltic half-year losses balloon despite record start to 2020

Despite a record-breaking start to the year, airBaltic, much like the rest of the industry, lost a lot of money due to the COVID-19 crisis....


To stimulate demand, airBaltic returns to holiday destinations

airBaltic is seemingly hopeful to see travelers return to the skies as it announced a significant expansion of its current schedule to include popular holiday destinations....


Airbus’ shining moment: Delta’s US-built A220 takes to the skies

The first Airbus A220 that was built in the United States took to the skies. The event, at first glance, could be seen as a worthy of just a small celebration. Yet its importance for Airbus and the A220 is huge....