The new engine option for Airbus’ best-selling A320 Family of jetliners continues to build momentum, having already received more than 330 firm orders and commitments as the company gears up for an October 2015 entry-into-service.
Browse through our complete collection of press releases, headline news, feature stories or news in brief
Airbus’ A330-300 has surpassed the 500-order mark, reinforcing this widebody jetliner’s market competitiveness and demonstrated capabilities in service with more than 90 operators around the world.
Airliners serving the Asia-Pacific region are expected to grow larger in the coming decades, responding to strong growth across this dynamic market – which is to carry one-third of the world’s passenger traffic by 2029.
This is one of the key messages from Airbus’ Asia-Pacific market forecas...
Airbus has added another Asia-Pacific operator – and the first in Japan – to the A380 customer list with Skymark Airlines’ order for four of the 21st century flagship jetliners.
Airbus will build on its industry-leading commercial activity in 2010 with a full slate of programme milestones targeted for completion this year, including key advances in the company’s civil and military product lines.
According to Airbus’ Global Market Forecast for 2010-2029, almost 26,000 new passenger jetliners and freighters will be needed to meet the rising demand for flight services.
Airbus brings together minimum change with maximum benefit for its A319, A320 and A321 by offering two new jet engines – CFM International’s LEAP-X and the PW1100G PurePower from Pratt & Whitney – along with the large wing tip devices called Sharklets.
International leasing companies are playing an increasingly important role in aircraft acquisitions, accounting for one-third of all jetliners that leave Airbus final assembly lines today.
The growing profile for Airbus in China is taking centre stage at this year's biennial Airshow China exhibition, where the company is underscoring its increased market presence in the Chinese air transport sector.
More Airbus corporate and VIP aircraft have been sold worldwide as these jetliners become the worldwide reference with their large cabins, long-range capabilities, and modern technology.