Sunday, December 31, 2017

Highlights 2017

The major Highlights 2017 are:   


1st Flight A319NEO
1st Deliveries for A321 NEO with P&W and LEAP Eng
1st Flight A330NEO
A21N with LEAP Engines receives Type Certification
A350-1000 receives Type Certification
100th A350 delivery
100th A380 for Emirates delivered

New A320 Familie Customer who receives a new Aircraft in 2017 first:
- Air Busan
- Air Cote de I'voire
- Air Guilin
- Air Seoul
- Allegiant Air
- China Express
- Flyadeal
- Hawaiian
- Himalaya
- Iran Air
- JetSMART
- SAS Ireland


Delivery Flights:

A320 Family:        558
A319                          7
A320CEO              185
A320NEO              161
A321CEO              186
A321NEO                19

A380                        14


I wish you and your Family a Happy New Year

Special Thanks to all who supported me with pictures and information

Gerd

Saturday, December 30, 2017

A320-251N, Azul Linhas Aereas, PR-YRN, (MSN 8059)

26 Dec. 2017 © Eurospot
A320-251N, Azul Linhas Aereas, F-WWTK, PR-YRN (MSN 8059) NEO (AZU,AD)                  TLS
F1: 20 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB959A, Hex:3C35BA) time: 9:35-12:54 
F2: 26 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB959B) time: 12:42-13:49 
Delivered: 30 Dec. 2017 TLS-SID-CNF (Call Sign AZU9840, Hex:E493B9) dep: 20:13

A320-251N, AirAsia, 9M-AGQ, (MSN 8025)

A320-251N, AirAsia, F-WWIS, 9M-AGQ (MSN 8025) NEO   (AXM,AK)                                      TLS
F1: 20 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB01IS, Hex:3814DA) time: 13:38-16:35
F2: 28 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB02IS) time: 14:53-16:00
Delivered: 30 Dec. 2017 TLS-KRW-KUL (Call Sign AXM9953, Hex:750463) dep: 10:17

A320-251N, AirAsia, 9M-AGS, (MSN 6419) NEO

© Timo Klose
Copyright: Airbus S.A.S.
A320-251N, Airbus, F-WNEW,  (MSN 6419) 3nd NEO 
NOTE: CFM-LEAP-1A Engine
F1 at TLS: 19 May 2015 (Call Sign AIB01EW, Hex:38029B) dep: 11:22-15:23
Fx: 8 Sep. 2015 TLS-CBB (Call Sign AIB401)
Ferried CBB-LPB: 12 Sep. 2015 (Call Sign AIB401)
Ferried LPB-CAY: 15 Sep. 2015 (Call Sign AIB401)
Ferried CAY-CBB diverted to BDA: 16 Sep. 2015 (Call Sign AIB401)
Ferried BDA-TLS: 17 Sep. 2015 (Call Sign AIB401) 
Ferried TLS-XFW: 31 May 2016 (Call Sign AIB14EW) arr: 9:09
Ferried XFW-TLS: 1 Jun. 2016 (Call Sign AIB15EW) dep: 7:00

TLS - 27 Dec. 2017 © Eurospot
A320-251N, AirAsia, F-WNEW, 9M-AGS  (MSN 6419) NEO
Fx: 27 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign Aign AIB69EW) time: 13:19-15:12
Delivered: 30 Dec. 2017 TLS-KRW-KUL (Call Sign AXM9951, Hex:750465) dep: 9:44

A321-271N, Air Astana, P4-KDC, (MSN 7567)

9 Aug. 2017
23 May 2017
11 May 2017 © vwmatze
27 Feb. 2017 © xfw-spotter
A321-271N, Air Astana, D-AYAK, P4-KDC (MSN 7567) NEO  (KZR,KC)                       XFW
F1: 5 May 2017 (Call Sign AIB567A, Hex:3C17CF) time: 11:18-14:44
F2: 23 May 2017 (Call Sign AIB567B) time: 10:42-11:26
F3: 19 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB567C) time: 13:20-17:04
F4: 22 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB567D) time: 14:41-15:52
Delivered: 30 Dec. 2017 XFW-TSE (Call Sign KZR1388, Hex:4850B4) dep: 9:06

Friday, December 29, 2017

A321-271N, VietJet Air, VN-A646, (MSN 7991)

28 Dec. 2017
28 Dec. 2017
A321-271N, VietJet Air, D-AVYN, VN-A646 (MSN 7991) NEO  (VJC,VJ)                              XFW
NOTE: 1st NEO for VietJet
F1: 18 Dec. 2017 (AIB991A, Hex:3C1256) time: 11:42-16:42
F2: 28 Dec. 2017 (AIB991B) time: 11:23-13:05
Delivered: 29 Dec. 2017 XFW-AZI-SGN (Call Sign VJC7991, Hex:888143) dep: 17:34

A321-231SL, Finnair, D-AVYQ, OH-LZS (MSN 8069)

14 Dec. 2017 © xfw-spotter
A321-231SL, Finnair, D-AVYQ, OH-LZS (MSN 8069) Sharklets  (FIN,AY)                      XFW
F1: 21 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB069A, Hex:3C1259) time: 13:39-15:40
F2: 27 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB069B) time: 14:02-15:17
Delivered: 29 Dec. 2017 XFW-HEL (Call Sign FIN8961, Hex:461FA8) dep: 15:47

A321-211SL, China Southern Airlines, D-AVZP, B-8997 (MSN 8054)

27 Dec. 2017 © Helmut Gröning
A321-211SL, China Southern Airlines, D-AVZP, B-8997 (MSN 8054) Sharklets (CSN,CZ)      XFW
F1: 22 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB054A, Hex:3C1272) time: 8:13-10:16
F2: 27 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB054B) time: 8:24-9:41
Delivered: 29 Dec. 2017 XFW-TSE (Call Sign CSN197, Hex:78125F) dep: 11:50
29 Dec. 2017

A320-216SL, AirAsia, F-WWTL, 9M-AGT (MSN 8022)

A320-216SL, AirAsia, F-WWTL, 9M-AGT (MSN 8022) Sharklets   (AXM,AK)                                  TLS
F1: 20 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB01TL, Hex:3835DA) time: 13:00-15:09
F2: 27 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB02TL) time: 8:42-10:06
Delivered: 29 Dec. 2017 TLS-DWC-KUL (Call Sign AXM9955, Hex:750466) dep: 10:33

Thursday, December 28, 2017

A321-231SL, Capital Airlines, D-AYAB, B-1015 (MSN 8045)

13 Dec. 2017
A321-231SL, Capital Airlines, D-AYAB, B-1015 (MSN 8045) Sharklets   (CBJ,JD)            XFW
F1: 
22 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB045A, Hex:3C17C6) time: 14:31-16:56
F2: 28 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB045B) time: 8:01-9:17
Delivered: 28 Dec. 2017 XFW-TSE-TSN (Call Sign CBJ1015, Hex:781299) dep: 19:52

A321-231SL, Capital Airlines, D-AVYP, B-1013 (MSN 8062)

21 Dec. 2017
A321-231SL, Capital Airlines, D-AVYP, B-1013 (MSN 8062) Sharklets   (CBJ,JD)            XFW
F1: 21 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB062A, Hex:3C1258) time: 11:44-14:03
F2: 27 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB062B) time: 14:38-16:16
Delivered: 28 Dec. 2017 XFW-TSE-TSN (Call Sign CBJ1013, Hex:781298) dep: 18:01

A321-211SL, China Eastern, D-AVYJ, B-8861 (MSN 7976)

23 Dec. 2017 © Reiner Geerdts
14 Dec. 2017 © xfw-spotter
A321-211SL, China Eastern, D-AVYJ, B-8861 (MSN 7976) Sharklets     (CES,MU)            XFW
F1: 23 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB976A, Hex:3C1252) time: 8:37-10:26
F2: 27 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB976B) time: 11:04-12:11
Delivered: 28 Dec. 2017 XFW-TSE-TSN (Call Sign CES299, Hex:78122E) dep: 17:55

A321-211SL, China Eastern, D-AYAZ, B-8860 (MSN 8049)

23 Dec. 2017 © Reiner Geerdts
22 Dec. 2017 © Dirk Weinrich
A321-211SL, China Eastern, D-AYAZ, B-8860 (MSN 8049) Sharklets     (CES,MU)            XFW
F1: 23 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB049A, Hex:3C17DE) time: 11:36-13:36
F2: 27 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB049B) time: 7:34-8:49
Delivered: 28 Dec. 2017 XFW-TSE-TSN (Call Sign CES599, Hex:78122D) dep: 17:20

A320-251N, Pegasus Airlines, TC-NBO, (MSN 8048)

TLS - 15 Dec. 2017 © Eurospot
A320-251N, Pegasus Airlines, F-WWBF, TC-NBO (MSN 8048) NEO  (PGT,PC)                  TLS
F1: 15 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB01BF, Hex:380DBA) time: 14:59-19:00
F2: 20 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB02BF) time: 14:30-15:46
F3: 23 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB03BF) time: 9:31-10:45
Delivered: 28 Dec. 2017 TLS-SAW (Call Sign PGT090, Hex:4BB84F) dep: 17:07

A320-214SL, Saudi Arabian Airlines, F-WWBV, HZ-AS61 (MSN 7927)

TLS - 19 Dec. 2017 © Eurospot
20 Oct. 2017 © Eurospot
A320-214SL, Saudi Arabian Airlines, F-WWBV, HZ-AS61 (MSN 7927) Sharklets  (SVA,SV)  TLS 
F1: 15 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB01BV, Hex:380F9A) time: 14:58-18:19
F2: 19 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB02BV) time: 13:07-14:04
F3: 21 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB03BV) time: 9:51-11:36
Delivered: 28 Dec. 2017 TLS-JED (Call Sign SVA9028, Hex:7103F3) dep: 14:02

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

A321-211SL, Delta Air Lines, F-WZMZ, N332DN (MSN 7973)

A321-211SL, Delta Air Lines, F-WZMZ, N332DN (MSN 7973) Sharklets   (DAL,DL)             BFM 
F1: 15 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB973A, Hex:38D77B) time: 19:27-22:12
F2: 20 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB973B) time: 15:13-16:56
Delivered: 27 Dec. 2017 BFM-MSP (Call Sign DAL9970, Hex:A39D95) dep: 21:25

A320-251N, SAS Ireland, EI-SIC, (MSN 7979)

18 Dec. 2017
A320-251N, SAS Ireland, D-AUBJ, EI-SIC (MSN 7979) NEO   (SZS)   "Sigurd Viking"                   XFW
F1: 18 Dec. 2017 (AIB979A, Hex:3C0D58) time: 8:24-11:34
F2: 20 Dec. 2017 (AIB979B) time: 17:23-18:40
Delivered: 27 Dec. 2017 XFW-ARN (Call Sign SZS9150, Hex:4CACB6) dep: 19:10
© Reiner Geerdts

A320-251N, Pegasus Airlines, TC-NBN, (MSN 8020)

TLS - 21 Dec. 2017 © Eurospot
A320-251N, Pegasus Airlines, F-WWBS, TC-NBN (MSN 8020) NEO  (PGT,PC)                 TLS
F1: 18 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB01BS, Hex:380F3A) time: 13:51-17:36
F2: 21 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB02BS) time: 9:43-10:26
Delivered: 27 Dec. 2017 TLS-SAW (Call Sign PGT090, Hex:4BB84E) dep: 15:56
TLS - 26 Dec. 2017 © Eurospot
HAM - 5 Feb. 2018
HAM - 17 Sep. 2018

A321-231SL, Capital Airlines, D-AVZU, B-1012 (MSN 7948)

30 Oct. 2017
23 Oct. 2017 © xfw-spotter
A321-231SL, Capital Airlines, D-AVZU, B-1012 (MSN 7948) Sharklets   (CBJ,JD)            XFW
F1: 21 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB948A, Hex:3C1277) time: 13:02-14:48
F2: 22 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB948B) time: 11:31-12:39
Delivered: 27 Dec. 2016 XFW-TSE-PEK (Call Sign CBJ1012, Hex:781297) dep: 15:22

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

A320-251N, Thai Air Asia, HS-CBE, (MSN 7921)

A320-251N, Thai Air Asia, B-000Q, HS-CBE (MSN 7921) NEO   (AIQ,FD)                                 TSN
F1: 14 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB010Q, Hex:780549) time: 3:39-6:51
F2: 18 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB020Q) time: 1:41-2:52
F3: 21 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB030Q) time: 6:28-7:59
Delivered: 26 Dec. 2017 TSN-DMK (Call Sign AIQ7921, Hex:880C45) dep: 15:27

A320-214SL, Saudi Arabian Airlines, F-WWDI, HZ-AS62 (MSN 8007)

TLS - 19 Dec. 2017 © Eurospot
A320-214SL, Saudi Arabian Airlines, F-WWDI, HZ-AS62 (MSN 8007) Sharklets  (SVA,SV)  TLS 
F1: 11 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB01DI, Hex:3810FA) time: 15:32-18:06
F2: 14 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB02DI) time: 15:27-16:22
F3: 19 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB03DI) time: 9:56-11:50
Delivered: 26 Dec. 2017 TLS-JED (Call Sign SVA9022, Hex:71040A) dep: 13:39
TLS - 26 Dec. 2017 © Eurospot

Sunday, December 24, 2017

A320-214SL, Air Guilin, F-WWTP, B-1037 (MSN 8035)

TLS - 19 Dec. 2017 © Eurospot
TLS - 14 Dec. 2017 © Eurospot

TLS - 13 Dec. 2017 © Eurospot
A320-214SL, Air Guilin, F-WWTP, B-1037 (MSN 8035) Sharklets  (CGH,GT)                TLS
F1: 14 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB01TP, Hex:38365A) time: 9:59-12:16
F2: 19 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB02TP, Hex:38365A) time: 10:12-11:40
Delivered: 24 Dec. 2017 TLS-TSE (Call Sign CGH8035, Hex:781303) dep: 14:17

Saturday, December 23, 2017

A321-211SL, Delta Air Lines, D-AZAF, N334DN (MSN 8040)

A321-211SL, Delta Air Lines, D-AZAF, N334DN (MSN 8040) Sharklets   (DAL,DL)                  XFW 
F1: 19 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB040A, Hex:381A6E) time: 11:42-13:34
F2: 20 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB040B) time: 14:33-16:03
Delivered: 23 Dec. 2017 XFW-KEF-YYR-MSP (Call Sign DAL9970, Hex:A3A503) dep: 11:31
23 Dec. 2017 © Reiner Geerdts

A320-216SL, AirAsia, F-WWTO, 9M-AGU (MSN 8033)

TLS - 2 Dec. 2017 © Eurospot
A320-216SL, AirAsia, F-WWTO, 9M-AGU (MSN 8033) NEO   (AXM,AK)                                     TLS
F1: 14 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB01TO, Hex:38262A) time: 14:23-16:33
F2: 20 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB02TO) time: 9:06-10:08
Delivered: 23 Dec. 2017 TLS-DWC-KUL (Call Sign AXM9953, Hex:750467) dep: 10:23

A321-271N, Hawaiian Airlines, N204HA, (MSN 7959)

17 Dec. 2017
17 Dec. 2017
11 Dec. 2017
A321-271N, Hawaiian Airlines, D-AVYA, N204HA (MSN 7959) NEO  (HAL,HA)                        XFW
F1: 11 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB959A, Hex:3C1249) time: 8:12-11:18
F2: 17 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB959B) time: 8:30-9:58
F3: 21 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB959C) time: 7:41-9:46
Delivered: 23 Dec. 2017 XFW-YYR-PAE (Call Sign HAL9975, Hex:A1A18F) dep: 8:06

Friday, December 22, 2017

A320-271N, Tianjin Airlines, B-8953, (MSN 7495)

23 May 2017 - Runs on the Runway
23 May 2017 - Runs on the Runway
17 Mar. 2017 © Dirk Herforth
24 Feb. 2017 © vwmatze
A320-271N, Tianjin Airlines, D-AVVS, B-8953 (MSN 7495) NEO  (GCR,GS)                   XFW
F1: 22 Mar. 2017 (Call Sign AIB495A, Hex:3C120D) time: 14:21-17:36

F2: 30 Mar. 2017 (Call Sign AIB495B) time: 7:08-8:09
F3: 27 Apr. 2017 (Call Sign AIB495C) time: 13:36-14:19
F4: 15 Sep. 2017 (Call Sign AIB495D) time: 7:05-8:41
F5: 17 Nov. 2017 (Call Sign AIB495E) time: 11:42-12:52
F6: 21 Nov. 2017 (Call Sign AIB495F) time: 15:16-16:12
F7: 19 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB495G) time: 14:26-15:02
Delivered: 22 Dec. 2017 XFW-TSE-TSN (Call Sign GCR8953, Hex:780C31) dep: 17:57

A321-231SL, JetBlue, F-WZMA, N991JT, (MSN 7994)

A321-231SL, JetBlue, F-WZMA, N991JT, (MSN 7994) Sharklets (JBU,B6)                         BFM
F1: 18 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB994A, Hex:38D45B) time: 20:13-22:27
F2: 21 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB994B) time: 20:54-21:10
Delivered: 23 Dec. 2017 BFM-GSO (Call Sign JBU6994, Hex:ADD734) dep: 16:51 

A320-214SL, Spring Airlines, B-000R, B-1027 (MSN 7935)

A320-214SL, Spring Airlines, B-000R, B-1027 (MSN 7935) Sharklets  (CQH,9C)               TSN
F1: 13 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB010R, Hex:3C054A) time: 7:23-9:07
F2: 19 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB020R) time: 7:14-8:27
Delivered: 22 Dec. 2017 TSN-PVG (Call Sign CQH7935, Hex:7812C5) dep: 15:51

A321-231SL, WIZZ Air, D-AYAA, HA-LXY (MSN 8044)

9 Dec. 2017 © Dirk Weinrich
9 Dec. 2017 © Dirk Weinrich
A321-231SL, WIZZ Air, D-AYAA, HA-LXY (MSN 8044) Sharklets   (WZZ,W6)              XFW
F1: 9 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB044A, Hex:3C17C5) time: 10:21-12:31
 
F2: 20 Dec. 2017 (Call Sign AIB044B) time: 7:31-9:02
Delivered: 22 Dec. 2017 XFW-BUD (Call Sign WZZ703, Hex:471F7A) dep: 14:54
LTN - Sep. 2018 © David Thirlwall