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IndiGo Becomes The First Indian Airline With 'Sharklet' Equipped A320

January 29, 2013

Airbus Claims Up To Four Per Cent Fuel Burn Savings From The Wingtip Devices India's largest airline IndiGo has taken delivery of its first A320 aircraft equipped with "Sharklet" fuel saving wing tip devices, becoming the first Indian carrier to do so. "Sharklets" are newly designed wing-tip devices that Airbus says improve the aircraft’s aerodynamics and significantly cut the airline’s fuel burn and emissions by four per cent on longer sectors.

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