Aeroflot has taken delivery of a new A320 with Sharklet.


New York (AirGuideBusiness - Business & Industry Features) Tue, Feb 25, 2014 - Aeroflot has taken delivery of a new A320 fitted with state-of-the-art aerodynamic Sharklets wing-tips. The aircraft has been named in honor of Sergey Botkin, one of the founding fathers of Russian medical science, who made a great contribution to modern medical science and education. Sharklets improve aircraft aerodynamics and reduce fuel consumption (up to 4 per cent, according to Airbus). These new wing-tips are 2.4 m high and made of composite materials. All A320 aircraft are delivered to Aeroflot direct from the manufacturer. The A320 Sergey Botkin is equipped with CFM56 engines and can accommodate 158 passengers inA a spacious two-class configuration (8 seats in business and 150 in...

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