Airbus Starts Building A321XLR Fuel Tanks

First rear center tank wall section A321XLR
Credit: Airbus
Production of the first Rear Center Tank (RCT) for the new, long-range Airbus A321XLR is now underway, the European airframer said Aug. 4. Supplier Premium Aerotec is completing the structure’s sub-assembly at its factory in Augsburg, Germany. This involves production of RCT parts, followed by...
Alan Dron

Based in London, Alan is Europe & Middle East correspondent at Air Transport World.

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