Andz From South Africa, joined Feb 2004, 8580 posts, RR: 9
Reply 3, posted (10 years 3 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 1581 times:
My information is that Airbus will be making a presentation to SAA within the next month and, depending on the interest, a decision will be made to bring the aircraft here.
Quoting JoKeR (Reply 1): hot and high testing; JNB is world renowned for it
It makes sense, with SAA having a full Airbus maintenance facility here too, but it would appear that the initial hot and high testing is taking place in Colombia. There's only a couple of months left to get any "hot" testing in before late in the year.
After Monday and Tuesday even the calendar says WTF...