First Airbus A321 Produced For Delta Takes Flight

Photo Courtesy of Airbus

The first Airbus A321 aircraft produced for Delta Air Lines at the Airbus U.S. Manufactuing Facility in Mobile took its first flight Saturday.

The plane took off from the Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley.

It flew for more than three hours while tests were performed on its systems, engines and structure performance.

The aircraft will go through a couple more weeks of final production before it will be delivered to Delta Air Lines in Atlanta.

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