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Airbus' innovative OnAir subsidiary draws high praise for creativity

Airbus' innovative OnAir subsidiary draws high praise for creativity
3 August 2010 Feature story

OnAir has been given the spotlight by CNBC Business magazine, which applauded the company’s ground-breaking technology which offers airline customers in-flight access to both mobile phones and high-speed Internet.

Airbus strengthens its order book and expands the customer base in the Americas

Airbus strengthens its order book and expands the customer base in the Americas
28 July 2010 Feature story

Airbus’ strong performance in North and Latin America has been underscored by a wave of orders and commitments announced during July, which includes agreements with both new and existing customers.

Airbus Corporate Jet Centre delivers VIP conversion kit for a multi-mission A320

Airbus Corporate Jet Centre delivers VIP conversion kit for a multi-mission A320
9 July 2010 Feature story

With a flexible conversion kit installed by the Airbus Corporate Jet Centre, the A320 now can be seamlessly transitioned between VIP and commercial operations in its corporate jet role.

Airbus' road to eco-efficiency

Airbus' road to eco-efficiency
7 July 2010 Feature story

As an eco-efficient enterprise, Airbus has always strived to always do more with less – a philosophy underscored by the company’s life-cycle approach, environmental management system and organisational structure.

The world’s third highest airport opens with milestone Airbus A319 flight

The world’s third highest airport opens with milestone Airbus A319 flight
7 July 2010 Feature story

Airbus is supporting and contributing to the smooth operation of Tibet’s high-altitude Ali Airport, which opened its operations with an A319 commercial flight from Sichuan, China.

Market-leading conversion kit installed by the Airbus Corporate Jet Centre

Market-leading conversion kit installed by the Airbus Corporate Jet Centre
6 July 2010 Feature story

The Airbus Corporate Jet Centre, the specialist in VIP cabin completion and associated services, has delivered a flexible conversion kit that provides multi-mission capabilities for the A320 in its corporate jet role.

New cockpit mock-up underscores the A350 XWB’s advanced development

New cockpit mock-up underscores the A350 XWB’s advanced development
25 June 2010 Feature story

Airbus has completed the latest version of its A350 XWB cockpit mock-up, which will play a vital role in the next phase of verification and validation work for the future twin-engine aircraft.

Change is in the AIRE

Change is in the AIRE
22 June 2010 Feature story

The Atlantic Interoperability initiative to Reduce Emissions (AIRE) programme, which features key participation from Airbus, aims to demonstrate future reductions in CO2 emissions using current technology.

An Airbus-led European consortium helps define the shape of aircraft to come

An Airbus-led European consortium helps define the shape of aircraft to come
21 June 2010 Feature story

A five-year research programme on new aircraft concepts has made important progress on several promising future technologies.

A world's first: onboard mobile and Wi-Fi with Oman Air's A330

A world's first: onboard mobile and Wi-Fi with Oman Air's A330
17 June 2010 Feature story

Airborne mobile telephone and wireless Internet service, offered by the OnAir company of Airbus and SITA, has been introduced for the first time by Oman Air on its A330.

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