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Briefing Session to Potential Suppliers
Candidate suppliers for the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Alabama had the opportunity to interface with the company during a comprehensive briefing session held February 27, 2013.
This gathering in Mobile covered a broad range of topics, and featured presentations by key individuals for the industrial facility from Airbus, its Airbus Group (then EADS) parent organization and Hoar Program Management – the external company selected to manage all aspects of the final assembly line’s construction.
Video clips and slideshow
Video footage of the five presentations, along with a complete accompanying slideshow, is available for review.
These presentations were made by Airbus Americas Chairman Allan McArtor; Dave Williams, the Airbus Americas Vice President – Procurement; Ulrich Weber, Airbus’ Final Assembly Line USA Vice President; Philippe Brie, the EADS General Procurement Vice President – Building Purchasing; and Hoar Program Management President Mike Lanier.
The beginning: Airbus' historic 2012 announcement
Airbus’ July 2, 2012 unveiling event for its decision to locate the new A320 Family final assembly line in Mobile is highlighted in the clip below, which includes the history-making announcement by President and CEO Fabrice Brégier.
Watch the above introduction video or play the uncut versions of every speakers at the event.
For a summary of the common inquiries from those attending Airbus’ Potential Supplier Briefing Session in Mobile, Alabama, download and review the question-and-answer document.