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Airbus recognises suppliers for best performance for in-service aircraft support

20 June 2007 Press Release

Airbus highlights its top performing suppliers in its Annual Supplier Support Rating, which reflects the results of the 2006 Customer satisfaction survey of Suppliers In-service Support Performances.

 

This survey is designed by Airbus to identify Suppliers performance and their commitments to Cust...

Afriqiyah Airways orders six A350s and five Airbus A320s

Afriqiyah Airways orders six A350s and five Airbus A320s
20 June 2007 Press Release

Afriqiyah Airways has placed a firm order with Airbus for the purchase of five A320s. In addition, this young and dynamic airline from Libya has selected the A350 XWB for its long-term expansion plan, signing a Memorandum of Understanding for the acquisition of six A350 XWBs. This follows a first or...

Aeroflot orders 22 A350 XWBs and additional five A321s

Aeroflot orders 22 A350 XWBs and additional five A321s
20 June 2007 Press Release

The Russian flag carrier Aeroflot has placed a firm order for 22 Airbus A350 XWB aircraft, confirming its initial commitment signed last March. In addition, Aeroflot has signed a contract for the purchase of five additional A321s. Aeroflot will also operate a further ten new A330-200s, which will be...

Lybian Airlines to order 15 Airbus aircraft including A350s, A330s and A320s

Lybian Airlines to order 15 Airbus aircraft including A350s, A330s and A320s
20 June 2007 Press Release

Libyan Airlines has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Airbus for the purchase of four A350s, four A330-200s and seven A320s, thus modernising its fleet with the newest technology aircraft. The Libyan flag carrier will use the new aircraft to replace and expand its existing fleet. ...

Kingfisher agrees to buy 50 Airbus widebody and single aisle aircraft

Kingfisher agrees to buy 50 Airbus widebody and single aisle aircraft
20 June 2007 Press Release

Kingfisher Airlines, the carrier headquartered in Mumbai, India has agreed to purchase up to 50 aircraft from Airbus. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by Dr Vijay Mallya, UB Group Chairman, the parent company of Kingfisher Airlines and John Leahy, Airbus Chief Operating Officer ...

Leasing company CIT firms up A350 XWB order and adds 25 A320 Family aircraft

Leasing company CIT firms up A350 XWB order and adds 25 A320 Family aircraft
20 June 2007 Press Release

CIT Aerospace, a business unit of CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT), a leading global provider of commercial and consumer finance solutions, has signed a firm contract for seven A350 XWBs, firming up on its prior commitment for five A350s and simultaneously increasing its order. CIT has also signed a ...

Airbus first to receive certification for on-board mobile phone system

19 June 2007 Press Release

Airbus is first to receive airworthiness certification for a cell-phone system on board an aircraft. On 18th June 2007, the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approved Airbus? GSM on-board system.

 

The EASA airworthiness certification comes after successful tests were carried out by Airbu...

A380 Flight Test Team awarded prestigious Flight Award

19 June 2007 Press Release

The A380 Flight Test Team has received a prestigious Flight Award, recognizing the person or team that have displayed world-class professionalism in the manufacturing sector of propulsion, systems or avionics. 

 

?Rarely has a team of this type worked in such intense publicity as the winners...

Thai Airways International orders more A330s for regional fleet development and reconfirms its A380 order

19 June 2007 Press Release

Thai Airways International has placed a firm order for eight additional A330-300s, taking another significant step in its long-term Airbus fleet development plan. The new A330-300s will provide extra capacity on Thai Airways International?s extensive regional network from 2008 onwards. Thai Airways ...

Fly Asian Express orders 15 A330s for new long haul low cost operation

Fly Asian Express orders 15 A330s for new long haul low cost operation
19 June 2007 Press Release

Fly Asian Express (FAX) has signed a contract for the purchase of 15 A330-300s, increasing its initial commitment by five aircraft.  This follows the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding for 10 A330s in April 2007.  The first new A330 will be delivered to FAX, the operating company f...

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