Airbus A320

Airbus preparing for record A320 production rates?

Despite the current downturn in travel, Airbus is still gearing up to increase its A320 family aircraft production rates in the coming years to match demand....


Two passengers leave Delta jet by deploying emergency slide

Delta Air Lines flight to New York was disrupted by two unruly passengers who left the jet by inflating an emergency slide during taxiing.  ...


Harsh weather forces two Vistara A320 flights to divert

Two Vistara Airbus A320 were forced to divert to Mumbai and Kolkata due to poor visibility.  ...


Vistara A320 jet faces bees attack while parked in Kolkata

A swarm of bees stuck on a fuselage of Vistara’s Airbus A320neo jet, parked in Kolkata Airport.  ...


Airbus finds home for 6 jets rejected by Malaysia’s AirAsia

Airbus reportedly found new owners for six A320 Family aircraft that were rejected by the former customer....


Cessna Citation exhaust gasses almost downed Vueling Airbus A320

The French Accident Investigators BEA revealed how exhaust gasses from a Cessna Citation Excel partially incapacitated a flight crew onboard a Vueling Airbus A320....


Two LATAM Chile’s A320s trim wings in collision at Santiago

Two of Chile’s LATAM Airlines Airbus A320s suffered minor damage to their wings after a collision with each other during pushback at Santiago de Chile Airport (SCL) in Chile....


AirAsia crumbling airline empire: overstretched or opportunistic?

As AirAsia is looking to withdraw from some of its joint-ventures, including the close of AirAsia Japan, is the low-cost empire overstretched or was simply overly opportunistic in its expansion plans?...


American Airbus A320 lands with engine fire in San Antonio

An American Airlines Airbus A320 on approach to its destination declared Mayday due to a burning engine before safely landing without further incident in San Antonio, the United States....


Etihad A320 runway excursion severity was overstated, GCAA said

The ‘serious incident’ of Etihad Airways A320, which suffered a temporary runway excursion and damaged five runway edge lights, was reevaluated by the General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as less severe than initially perceived....