VA Airline Training is to become the launch customer for Multi Pilot Simulations’ (MPS) new Airbus A320neo. The agreement was made on the same day that VA officially took ownership of its first MPS-built Airbus simulator - an A320ceo - at its Cambridge Airport Training Centre, following an 9-day installation process.Read More
VA has placed an order with Multi Pilot Simulations (MPS) for a new Airbus A320 FTD1 flight simulator, which will be delivered and installed in February 2019.
The new simulator will allow VA to offer a range of new training services to Airbus operators. It will also enable the company to increase capacity on its popular AirlineReady® APS MCC course, giving trainee pilots a choice of aircraft types.Read More
Virtual Aviation (VA) has placed an order with Multi Pilot Simulations (MPS) for a new 737-800 fixed based simulator, which will be installed in November this year. The agreement also includes an option for VA to buy a new A320 FTD1 simulator from MPS, for delivery in the first half of 2018.
The new equipment will enable VA to significantly expand its capacity and training capabilities.Read More
Airbus has started final assembly of the first A350-1000 on schedule at the A350 XWB Final Assembly Line (FAL) in Toulouse, France. This A350-1000, one of three flight test aircraft to be built, will take to the skies for its maiden flight before the end of 2016. A350-1000 deliveries will start in mid-2017.Read More
The first A321neo equipped with CFM International LEAP-1A engines completed its maiden flight on February 9th from Hamburg, Germany.Read More
On Thursday 28th January Iran Air agreed to acquire aircraft from all of Airbus’ in-production jetliner families. This will provide the Iranian flag carrier with a modern and highly efficient fleet capable of meeting its air transport needed, covering both regional routes, to long-haul operations.Read More
The delivery of the first Airbus A320neo to launch customer Lufthansa today is the first step toward a new era in aircraft efficiency.Read More
The rivalry between Airbus and Boeing has been continually documented over the past few decades, and this year it is clear that both companies are still pushing forward, making progress in the industry, whilst attempting to beat their respective rival.Read More
To meet ongoing high demand for its bestselling A320 Family, Airbus has taken the decision to further increase the production rate to 60 aircraft per month in mid-2019.Read More