AirAsia to take possession of first Airbus A320 "Sharklets"
In the ILA Berlin Air Show, Airbus and AirAsia, the largest A320 operator, unveiled the first operational Airbus A320 "Sharklets". The aircraft comes equipped with "Sharklets" wings that will help save fuel. AirAsia will take possession of the first Airbus A320 Sharklets at the end of this year - beginning of 2013.
Update 28.12.2012: AirAsia has taken possession of the first Airbus A320 with "Sharklets" wingtips. They are made of composite materials, have a height of 2.4 meters and reduce fuel consumption by up to 4%.