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A major vote of confidence for Airbus jetliners at the Dubai Airshow’s opening day

17 November 2013 Headline news

Three orders from Middle East airlines involving the full range of jetliner families in Airbus’ current and future production portfolios provided a major kickoff during the Dubai Airshow’s opening today, and marked major new votes of confidence for the A380, A350 XWB, A330 and A320 product lines.


Airbus partnership aims to help aircraft “avoid” volcanic ash dangers

13 November 2013 Headline news

An Airbus collaboration with easyJet and Nicarnica Aviation has successfully flight tested a system that allows pilots to “see” volcanic ash clouds – which pose a risk to jet engines – and safely navigate around them.

The Sharklets success story continues with Airbus’ retrofit offer for A319 and A320 jetliners

29 October 2013 Headline news

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.

Rest assured: Airbus’ Head of Passenger Comfort is focused on inflight well-being

28 October 2013 Headline news

Passengers can literally sleep easier on Airbus aircraft as a result of the company’s commitment to their comfort.

A strategic A350 XWB order from Japan Airlines expands Airbus’ presence in the Japanese market

7 October 2013 Headline news

Japan Airlines’ order for 31 A350 XWBs brings the first Japanese carrier into the customer list for this next-generation extra-widebody jetliner, and further expands Airbus’ market presence in the island nation for its jetliner product line.

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It’s the seat: Airbus’ family of jetliners is setting the modern standard for comfort

1 October 2013 Headline news

Dating back to the beginning of Airbus’ product line, the company has always championed the comfort of passengers travelling in all classes of service aboard its aircraft.

With more than 10 billion people having flown on the worldwide Airbus aircraft fleet since the A300’s introduction in the 1970s...

Airbus’ newest A330 version: “The right aircraft, right now” for domestic and regional operations

27 September 2013 Headline news

The newly-unveiled A330-300 domestic/regional version benefits from Airbus’ continued investments in the most efficient mid-size widebody jetliner operating today, providing a highly reliable, cost-effective and modern aircraft for growing passenger markets such as China and India.

Global Market Forecast 2013-2032: Continuing the trend toward larger and more efficient aircraft

24 September 2013 Headline news

The growing worldwide demand for commercial air transportation – which is detailed in Airbus’ latest 20-year Global Market Forecast – will continue to drive the airline industry toward more efficient and operationally-effective aircraft, with large widebodies representing the majority in terms of sa...

Airbus’ new U.S. A320 Family final assembly facility is ready to take shape

27 August 2013 Headline news

Like the jetliners it will one day produce, Airbus’ new U.S. A320 Family final assembly line in Mobile, Alabama is preparing for “takeoff,” with foundation and ground-level work now setting the stage for this facility to rise from the ground.

Airbus deliveries: 8,000 jetliners provided to customers, and still going strong

5 August 2013 Headline news

Airbus’ milestone 8,000th delivery reaffirms the company’s position as a market leader for jetliners in the 100-500-seat categories, with a product line recognised worldwide for its efficiency, reliability and operational flexibility.




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