First EgyptAir A220-300 completes inaugural test flight

posted on 27th August 2019 by Justin Burns
First EgyptAir A220-300 completes inaugural test flight

The first Airbus A220-300 for EgyptAir has successfully completed its inaugural test flight from the Mirabel assembly line.

The first of 12 aircraft EgyptAir has on order is due to be delivered to the Cairo-based airline in the coming weeks.

The A220 for EgyptAir is outfitted with a brand new cabin layout of 134 seats, will now enter its final phase of completion before delivery.

More than 80 A220 aircraft are flying with five operators on regional and transcontinental routes in Asia, America, Europe and Africa, proving the great versatility of Airbus’ latest addition.