The first Airbus A319neo performed its maiden flight March 31, Airbus announced in a statement. The smallest member of the A320neo family, powered by CFM International LEAP-1A  engines, took off from Hamburg and landed in Toulouse after a five-hour flight.  The flight crew was able to assess the general handling of the aircraft and to check the main systems, Airbus said. The A319neo, registered as D-AVWA, will be based in Toulouse in order to complete its flight test ...

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