News & Events

…/A380 WOW!!!

A380 WOW!!!... Enter the A380 universe

Transfer of A380 MSN4 to the Le Bourget aerospace museum

7 February 2017 Press Release

As part of its contribution to preserving aviation heritage, Airbus will be transferring four of its test aircraft to museums: the Museum of Air and Space in Paris-Le Bourget and Aeroscopia in Toulouse.

These aircraft comprise: A320 MSN1, recently withdrawn from the test aircraft fleet; A340-600 M...

Winglets: a tip-top solution for more efficient aircraft

3 February 2017 Feature story

When the first A330neo (New Engine Option) jetliner takes to the skies this year, it will mark the latest use of Airbus’ Sharklets™ – those graceful-looking upturned wingtip extensions that save fuel by reducing drag while also lowering noise emissions by improving take-off performance. 

Airbu...

The A380 double-decker helps relieve congestion at London Heathrow airport

25 January 2017 Feature story

At one of the world’s key hub airports, the A380 is enabling airlines to effectively attract passengers while managing their precious takeoff/landing slots in an increasingly congested operational environment.

According to 2016 figures released by London’s Heathrow Airport, 10 per cent of all passe...

Teamwork: Keeping Airbus’ jetliner production and deliveries on schedule

20 January 2017 Feature story

Airbus relies on a full range of skills to meet its production and delivery schedules, backed by dedicated teams that work behind the scenes. One of these is the Final Assembly Line Support BLXS team at Airbus’ Toulouse, France location – the company’s main industrial site where jetliners from the A...

A strong performance in 2016 positions Airbus Commercial Aircraft for the future

11 January 2017 Headline news

Airbus Commercial Aircraft enters 2017 on a strong competitive footing, having met the 2016 jetliner delivery goals and logging an order volume last year that exceeded the year’s target and raised backlog to a new industry record; all while positioning itself as a more efficient, innovative company ...

2017 price adjustment for Airbus’ modern, fuel-efficient aircraft

11 January 2017 Press Release

Toulouse, 11th January 2017 – Airbus has increased the average list prices of its aircraft by one percent across the product line, effective from January 1st 2017. This price increase has been calculated according to Airbus’ standard escalation formula over the January 2016 to January 2017 period an...

Airbus achieves targets proving ramp-up readiness in 2016

11 January 2017 Press Release

. Record commercial aircraft deliveries of 688

. 731 net orders, book-to-bill above one

. Healthy backlog of 6,874 aircraft

Airbus adapts A380 deliveries

27 December 2016 Press Release

Reconfirms its delivery target from 2018 onwards

Celebrating the “Airbus family spirit” on International Civil Aviation Day

7 December 2016 News in brief

In celebration of today’s International Civil Aviation Day, Airbus has released a video showing its jetliner family in action – underscoring how the company is shaping the future of air transportation with its comprehensive product line of modern jetliners.

Timed with a yearly worldwide observance ...

Opening doors in South Korea: Airbus’ A380 supports growth at the country’s major hub

21 November 2016 News in brief

As a highly modern society, it is no surprise that South Korea today has two home-based A380 airline operators – Korean Air and Asiana Airlines – who are taking advantage of the “A380 effect” to define new opportunities in the Seoul Capital Area and own the sky. 

Using Incheon Airport as a fin...

Event

 

Orders & deliveries

LATEST NEWS BY THEMES

Innovation

A350 XWB

A380

A320

Twitter feed