Drukair’s A320neo

Today Airbus announced that this Himalayan airline has ordered an A320neo (LEAP).  The airline also has three A319s in service. this airline operates in a challenging environment as the image below shows. Airbus notes the “CFM Leap-1A26E1 engines optimized for...

A visit to Mirabel

Yesterday we had the chance to visit the C Series FAL in Mirabel again. Our last visit was well over a year ago.  The change since the last visit is palpable. As part of the visit, we were taken to see the CRJ line.  Interest in the CRJ continues and we saw several...

Airbus and the C Series

As Airbus and Bombardier move through, what appears, to be a smooth transition, what might one start thinking about in terms of the market?  Currently, it looks like the CS program will be under the Airbus flag by Farnborough. For Airbus, the most logical place to see...