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At 10 years young, the A380 continues to “spread its love” for passengers and airline operators alike
When the A380 performed its maiden flight 10 years ago this month, it was clear that Airbus was once again shaping the...
Airbus’ supported university project “Mobile Vacuum Trash Compactor” wins Crystal Cabin Award at Aircraft Interiors Expo in HamburgUp to 75% weight reduction and more than 50% capacity increase compared to today’s compactors read more
The company is utilizing 3D printing (also known as additive layer manufacturing) to produce components for the pylon of...read more
Airbus has marked another environmental achievement with its introduction of an innovative new method for cleaning...read more
Relocating to innovate: the Airbus Wichita, Kansas engineering centre will join a new U.S. innovation campus
Airbus’ initial engineering centre established in the United States will be moving to a new home – joining a developing...read more
Improving performance with incremental innovation: The first enhanced 242-tonne A330 variant is granted EASA airworthiness approval
Underscoring the company’s philosophy for incremental innovation across its product line in order to meet ever-changing...read more
• Latest example of Airbus’ incremental innovation strategy;
• The most cost-efficient and reliable mid-sized widebody...
When the cornerstone member of Airbus’ new-generation A350 XWB Family – the A350-900 – entered commercial service...read more
Airbus, as Official Innovation Partner of ORACLE TEAM USA, and the defending champion of the America’s Cup, passed a key...read more
The aviation industry is a key enabler of the UAE economy. With growth of air traffic expected to increase from 2,200...read more
Airbus’ focus on “thermoplastic” composite materials brings environmental and production improvements
While the use of carbon-fibre reinforced plastic (CFRP) has become a mainstay in aircraft production, many are unaware...
Innovation in motion: Airbus’ A330 increased maximum takeoff weight version completes its first flight
The newest evolution in Airbus’ market-leading widebody jetliner product line – the A330 with an increased 242-tonne...read more
Since its inception, Airbus has played a pioneering role in the international air transport industry’s evolution. This trend will continue over the coming decades, as Airbus leverages innovative solutions to further improve the economic efficiency and environmental performance of commercial aviation.