Japanese LCC Vanilla Air has begun a cockpit conversion on its Airbus A320 fleet as it prepares for full integration into sister LCC Peach Aviation. The scope of modifications includes the changing out the multi-function control and display unit (MCDU), radio management panels (RMP), transponder to Peach standards. SATCOM and ETOPS equipment will be removed from the Vanilla fleet. Externally, brake-cooling fans will also be installed.  A Peach Aviation spokesperson told ATW that ...

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