Airbus is on schedule to deliver the first A320neo by end of 2015 as planned, an Airbus executive confirmed Friday. Qatar Airways is due to receive its first A320neo, a more efficient re-engined version, in December. Akbar Al Baker said last week on the sidelines of the Dubai Air Show that he was “optimistic” the aircraft would arrive before the end of the year, but he had a concern relating to the Pratt & Whitney PW1100G engine. The Pratt engine, a geared turbofan is one ...

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