[UPDATED] The A320neo performed its first flight on Thursday as planned, marking off a key stage for the re-engined twinjet program. MSN6101, carrying the tail number F-WNEO, took off from Toulouse-Blagnac Airport at 1200 local time and landed at 1422 after completing its two-and-a-half hour mission. “For its first flight, the A320neo, powered by Pratt & Whitney PW1100G-JM engines, lifted off from Blagnac at around 60 tonnes. During the flight, which took the aircraft around ...

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