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1st China-assembled A320 jet delivered

Airbus delivers first China-assembled A320 jet

Airbus delivered its first China-assembled A320 jet on Tuesday in the northern port city of Tianjin, the base of the manufacturer's only final assembly line outside Europe. Full story

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Airbus A320 family

The Airbus A320 family of short- to medium-range commercial passenger airliners are manufactured by Airbus and are the only narrowbody in their product line.

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