Questions tagged [airbus-neo]

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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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’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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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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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 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 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 ...