First group of manufacturing-related employees for assembly line in Mobile, Alabama.
The fuel-saving and performance-enhancing Sharklets on A320 Family airliners will become an increasingly frequent sight in the world’s skies following Airbus’ go-ahead for these distinctive wingtip devices’ retrofit on in-service aircraft.
Cuts fuel burn by up to 4%, lengthens in-service life
With a growing presence around the world, Airbus highlighted a range of its activities and emphasized the “team” that contributes to the company’s entire product line at its annual supplier conference.
Airbus proposes 18 inch (45.72cm) seat width as the standard for future long haul economy air travel
Airbus Corporate Jets are benefitting from technology enhancements applied to the company’s product line of commercial airliners, further enhancing their performance, operational flexibility and safety.