Tag Archives: A319

First Airbus A319neo flies

The third and smallest member of the Airbus A320neo Family, the A319neo, has begun flight testing today, 31 March 2017. The first Airbus A319neo (new engine option) performed its maiden flight from Hamburg and landed in Toulouse after 5 hours in the air. The aircraft was flown by test pilots Michel Gagneux and Eckard Hausser. […]

Allegiant buys extra A319s

US low-lost airline Allegiant Air will take over four Airbus A319 aircraft from the Philippine airline Cebu Pacific. The aircraft are scheduled for delivery in 2017 and 2018. Allegiant previously agreed to purchase six Airbus A319 aircraft from Cebu Pacific. Three aircrcaft have been delivered, the remaining three are scheduled to be handed over later […]

Airbus launches ACJ319/ACJ320neo

Airbus has launched the corporate versions of the Airbus A319neo and Airbus A320neo: the ACJ319neo and the ACJ320neo. The first order for one ACJ320neo (New Engine Option) has come from Acropolis Aviation, based at Farnborough, near London. Thanks to more fuel efficient engines the new versions of the aircraft offer more range than their predecessors. […]

Aercap leases 25 used Airbus A319s to United Airlines

Amsterdam-based leasing company AerCap will lease 25 used Airbus A319 aircraft to United Airlines. The aircraft are already part of Aercap’s existing fleet. The aircraft lessor will deliver the aircraft between 2016 and 2021. United already operates 55 A319s, which were delivered new from Airbus between 1997 and 2002. The airline needs the A319s because […]