Witnessed by Airbus employees and members of the global news media, the A220-300 landed directly from the painting at 12:25 a.m. CEST wearing its new Airbus name and colours.

The A220 family comprises two models, the A220-100 and A220-300, formerly Bombardier Inc.’s C Series (CS100 and CS300).

The aircraft are fully optimized for the 100- to 150-seat market and perfectly complement Airbus’ existing best-selling A320neo family.

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