Airbus Working to Improve A220 Autothrottle Design Written 11 September 2023


An A220-300 with the Airbus livery | Steve Lynes; Wikipedia; CC BY 2.0

Aviation Week reported that Airbus is “working on improving the A220’s autothrottle design, after several reports of crew errors that could have led to a tail strike or more serious incidents.” The aircraft’s autopilot “will be modified, too.” In the meantime, procedures “are temporarily added in the takeoff phase.”
Full Story (Aviation Week)