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Air Austral resumes world’s longest Airbus A220 flight

Air Austral yesterday resumed flying between Reunion and Chennai using Airbus A220, thus once again making it the world’s longest Airbus A220 flight.

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Breeze Airways announces Provo, Utah as its newest base with nonstop flights to 3 destinations

Breeze Airways has announced Provo, Utah as its newest base. The airline will launch nonstop flights from Provo to 3 cities and will also launch one-stop flights to 2 cities.

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Qantas confirms Airbus order of A350-1000, A321XLR and A220-300

Qantas has today confirmed its Airbus order for A350-1000, A321XLR and A220-300 aircraft as it was expected. The order marks the transition from an “all-Boeing airline” to a mixed “Airbus-Boeing” airline with Airbus becoming the leader in this.

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Breeze Airways reveals initial Airbus A220 routes

Breeze Airways has revealed its initial Airbus A220 routes in its latest schedule update.

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Airbus wins Qantas’ order for its Fleet Renewal Program

In October 2021, IH Aviation and Travel had reported that Qantas was in the process of finalising a 10 year Domestic Fleet Renewal Program. At the time, the airline was evaluating different aircraft options from Boeing (B737MAXs), Airbus (A320neos and A220s) and Embraer (E-2 Family Jets). Well, Qantas has finally finalised the order for its […]

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ITA Airways, Italy’s new flag carrier, places order for 28 Airbus aircraft

ITA Airways, Italy’s new flag carrier, has placed an order for 28 Airbus aircraft. This follows a memorandum of understanding announced at the end of September 2021.

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Breeze Airways unveils its new Airbus A220-300

Breeze Airways has unveiled its swanky new Airbus A220-300 in Mobile, Alabama. While the airline, which started operations in May 2021, presently used E190s exclusively for its operations, the Airbus A220-300s will eventually be the backbone of the airline’s fleet.

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Air France unveils its first Airbus A220-300

Air France has unveiled its first Airbus A220-300 named “Le Bourget”. The airline took delivery of its first A220 on 29th September 2021.

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Airbus to deliver US-completed aircraft with Sustainable Aviation Fuel

Airbus has announced that it will start delivering all aircraft from its US Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Alabama with Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) on board later this year. Airbus states that this initiative has a further step toward fulfilling its commitment to carbon-neutral growth in the aviation sector.

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Breeze Airways reveals Airbus A220 livery; places order for 20 additional A220-300 aircraft

Airbus has revealed the livery for Breeze Airways’ Airbus A220 aircraft and has also revealed that the airline has placed an order for 20 additional A220-300 aircraft, bringing Breeze’s total order book to 80 A220-300s.