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The airbus-neo (New Engine Option) aircraft are a set of aircraft in development by airbus that is designed to be more efficient.

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What does the suffix "A“ mean on specific PW1100G(A) engines?

Some time ago I tried to find out what the difference between a PW1100G and a PW1100GA exactly is. I am asking this question here because there seems to be no information online that could be useful ...
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runway-restricted airports?

A video about the improvements on the A330 Neo says that its new flaps settings make it better at runway-restricted airports. What does that mean?
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A321 XLR or A321NXLR

Wikipedia says that the A321XLR, will entering service in 2024,but when you look at Airfleets. net, TAP Portugal has already serval A321NXLR in use, or is this a different Model? how many Variants of ...
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What is the difference between A321neo and A321neo LR?

According to the illustration on this Airbus webpage about the A321Neo XLR, the A321Neo has 3500 NM range and A321Neo LR has 4000 NM range which is in conflict with this Airbus website about the ...
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Why does the flare mode of the A321neo engage 50 feet higher than the A321ceo?

Following is taken from the operating manual of A321neo: When passing 100 ft RA, the THS is frozen and the normal flight mode changes to flare mode as the aircraft descends to land. The flare mode is ...
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Is everything OK with engine placement depicted in Flight Simulator poster?

Does the Airbus A320neo depicted in Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 box cover photo has the right engine in all the wrong place? Here is the snapshot: Is it only me, who clearly sees that it is way ...
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How is the A320neo life span calculated?

I read an article saying that the new Airbus A320neo life span is based on monthly cycles instead of hours or takeoff landing cycles, is this correct? If so can I understand how it’s calculated based ...
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What is the purpose of the air inlets on an A320neo's pylon (LEAP-1A)?

What is the purpose of the air inlets on an A320neo's pylon (LEAP-1A)? Passive cooling, air bleed like in the 707, or something else?
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What is the range difference between LEAP and PW1000 powered A320 and A321 NEOs?

Mounted on the same aircraft, PW 1000G and CFM LEAP are two very different engines, with different performances, that should have an impact on range. And we know range is a very important aircraft ...
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What’s the purpose of the small “hole” in front of wing root on A320-214?

Someone knows what’s the purpose of this little “hole”?
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Why are the engines on the MAX and neo prone to bowing?

The engines of the 737 MAX$^1$ and Airbus A320neo family$^2$ are [more] prone to bowing (shafts deforming if no debow is applied during start – as I understand it, this happens in a turnaround while ...
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What is the flight time from Beirut to Paris using different aircraft?

If the distance between Beirut and Paris is 1985 miles / 3194.55 km / 1724.92 nautical miles, and a flight using Airbus 320-200 take 4 hours and 40 minutes, how much would it take using the following ...
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What's the purpose of the cable connected on the top of the fin? [duplicate]

A321neo has on the top of the fin, backwards, a long tube, which looks like the pitot tube on the Boeing 707, but on the opposite way, and connected on it, a cable (I think because it is a test flight)...
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What are the advantages of the Airbus New Engine Option (NEO) program?

Airbus is planning to roll out an Airbus A320neo to replace its current A320 model, and they will offer this option on other models too. How does adding more options for engines for potential ...
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