The CFM International LEAP-1A-powered Airbus A321neo has gained type certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and FAA. The certification was the fourth in 15 months for re-engined Airbus narrowbody aircraft. The A320neo has been certified with both the LEAP-1A and Pratt & Whitney PW1100G geared turbofan (GTF) engines and the A321neo with GTF engines was certified in December 2016. The LEAP-1A-powered A321neo achieved certification following 160 test flights ...

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