EvilForce From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR: Posted (9 years 4 months 1 week 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 2432 times:
Airbus has today delivered A320 manufacturing serial number 3000 (MSN3000) to Asia’s largest low cost carrier, AirAsia. The official handover to Dato’ Tony Fernandes, Group Chief Executive Officer of AirAsia by Louis Gallois, Airbus President and CEO, and co-CEO of EADS, took place at a ceremony held at Airbus’ new Henri Ziegler delivery centre in Toulouse, France. The ceremony was attended by Dominique Perben, French Minister of Transport, along with Dato’ Seri Chan Kong Choy, Minister of Transport Malaysia.
Lightsaber From United States of America, joined Jan 2005, 15643 posts, RR: 100
Reply 7, posted (9 years 4 months 1 week 1 day ago) and read 2230 times:
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Congrats to Airbus!
A320/A319/A318 or A321... yea, whatever. Airbus is crying all the way to the bank.
Its a great family of aircraft. I do hope its updated soon or that Airbus takes the bold step to do the A320NG (hopefully CFRP). But hey, I'm in aerospace R&D, so I wouldn't be biased at all wanting more money thrown into a new project. Nope... not at all.
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