Airbus is trying to move fast into the middle of the market segment with further A321neo improvements in an effort to challenge the business case of Boeing’s proposed new mid-market airplane (NMA). “Speed is of essence,” Airbus Commercial Aircraft president Guillaume Faury told ATW at the Farnborough Air Show.  The A321neo is Airbus’ tool to capture as much of the market and Airbus is looking at ways to further improve the aircraft’s range capabilities. ...

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