The first group of employees who will support the production processes for Airbus’ U.S.-based A320 Family assembly line in Mobile, Alabama, reported for their on-the-job-training in Hamburg this week. Over the next months, the manufacturing engineers, station managers and a quality manager will work...
First Manufacturing Employees for Airbus Assembly Line in Mobile, Alabama, start training in Hamburg, Germany
• Liaison Engineer-Installation
• Liaison Engineer-Structure
• Liaison Engineer-Systems
Airbus’ 2013 record commercial results and industrial performance confirm benefits of the company’s steps to further increase agility, enhance reactivity and improve the decision-making process – maintaining its market leadership position for both single-aisle and widebody jetliners sized at above 1...
Market lead in widebody and single aisle aircraft
The A350 XWB development aircraft, MSN3, is in Bolivia where it will perform a series of tests at the high altitude airfields of Cochabamba and La Paz. Cochabamba is around 8,300 feet above sea level, and La Paz is one of the world’s highest airports at 13,300 feet.
Operations at such high al...
Allan McArtor, who presently serves as Chairman of Airbus’ U.S.-based Airbus Americas operation, will become Chairman and CEO of its Airbus Group parent company’s North American business unit, Airbus Group, Inc., effective 1 March 2014.