The Airbus ACJ319neo completed its first
flight on Wednesday, beginning a
short flight-test programme to verify its corporate jet features –
such as the extra fuel tanks in its cargo-hold, which enable
Built for K5 Aviation of Germany, the
aircraft will be outfitted with a VVIP cabin by Fokker Techniek in
the Netherlands after delivery.
The ACJ319neo is derived from
the A320neo Family of airliners, and features new engines and
K5 Aviation’s ACJ319neo is fitted
with five additional centre tanks (ACTs) in its cargo-hold, and
includes improvements such as a lower cabin-altitude for greater
Corporate jet orders and commitments for
ACJ320neo Family-derived aircraft now total 14.