KAL-ASD To Make A330neo Sharklets

Airbus has confirmed that long-time supplier Korean Air Aerospace (KAL-ASD) will manufacture the sharklet wingtips for the A330neo.

Airbus has confirmed that long-time supplier Korean Air Aerospace (KAL-ASD) will manufacture the sharklet wingtips for the A330neo.

Under the contract terms, KAL-ASD will produce the sharklets from its facility in Busan, before they head to Airbus for final assembly in Toulouse.

KAL-ASD has worked with Airbus for more than 25 years on projects including sharklets for the A320, fuselage skin panels and floor assemblies for the A330 and composite cargo doors on the A350.

Deliveries of the A330neo are scheduled for Q4 2017.

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