Airbus Looks To 2022 A321XLR Test Flights, Confirms Production Rates

Airbus A321XLR
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PARIS—Airbus is moving toward test flights of its new A321XLR and has “wind in its sails” on the question of an A350 freighter, the manufacturer said in a commercial programs update June 15. Airbus is making progress toward A321XLR flight tests in 2022 and is confident about the certification...
Helen Massy-Beresford

Based in Paris, Helen Massy-Beresford covers European and Middle Eastern airlines, the European Commission’s air transport policy and the air cargo industry for Aviation Week & Space Technology and Aviation Daily.

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