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Airbus produces its first environment, social and economic report

15 January 2007 Press Release

Airbus has expanded the scope of its Environmental Report published every two years, to include social and economic issues for the first time. Airbus believes that a key element of its success is to listen and respond to a wide range of stakeholders' environmental, social and economic expectati...

US Airways becomes largest user of AIRMAN ? Airbus? real-time maintenance tool

11 January 2007 Press Release

Following the success of AIRMAN in America West operations, Airbus' real-time maintenance and troubleshooting tool, Airbus Customer Services is pleased to welcome the fleet engineering team of US Airways as a new AIRMAN user. Airbus has signed an agreement with US Airways Group for the selectio...

Mexican Interjet to acquire ten additional A320s

10 January 2007 Press Release

The Mexican low-cost carrier Interjet has signed a contract with Airbus at the end of December 2006 for the acquisition of ten additional A320s, hereby converting their options into a firm order. These were part of an order for ten A320s plus ten options placed at the Paris Air Show in June 2005.



Didier Evrard appointed new head of A350 programme

Didier Evrard appointed new head of A350 programme
10 January 2007 Press Release

Didier Evrard has been appointed Head of the A350 Programme with immediate effect. Mr Evrard has previously been with MBDA, a world leader in missiles, where he led the MBDA Product Lines Directorate together with MBDA France since 2002. Before its industrial launch, the A350 programme was coordinat...

100 more A320s for AirAsia

100 more A320s for AirAsia
8 January 2007 Press Release

AirAsia, the region's largest low cost carrier, has placed a firm order for an additional 50 A320s, with a further 50 A320s on option. The contract was signed on the 8th of January 2007 by Tony Fernandes, Group Chief Executive Officer of AirAsia and John Leahy, Chief Operating Officer Customers...

SALE orders twenty A320 Family aircraft

8 January 2007 Press Release

Singapore Aircraft Leasing Enterprise (SALE) has placed an order for twenty A320 Family aircraft, with an additional ten aircraft on option. The contract was signed at the end of December 2006. SALE is the largest leasing company customer for A320 Family aircraft in the Asia-Pacific region, having a...

Grupo Marsans expands its Airbus long haul fleet with the acquisition of up to 22 A330s

8 January 2007 Press Release

Grupo Marsans, the largest tourism and transport group in Spain, has signed a firm contract with Airbus on December 28th 2006 for the purchase of 12 A330-200 passenger aircraft, plus 10 options through Astra Worlwide International Leasing Limited (company integrated in the group). This follows the ...

Pegasus Aviation Finance Company orders two A350XWB and six A330-200s

Pegasus Aviation Finance Company orders two A350XWB and six A330-200s
4 January 2007 Press Release

U.S. based aircraft lessor Pegasus Aviation Finance Company has signed a firm contract for two A350XWBs and six A330-200s. The order is the first for the A350XWB since it was officially launched in November 2006 and marks a renewed vote of confidence in the aircraft from a US based customer. The con...

Qantas signs firm order for eight additional A380s

21 December 2006 Press Release

Qantas Airways has signed a firm order for eight more of the world?s largest and most advanced passenger aircraft, the Airbus A380, taking the total number of A380s ordered by Australia?s national carrier to 20 aircraft.


The formal signing, which also covered an additional four Airbus A330-20...

Singapore Airlines boosts Airbus fleet with additional A380 orders

20 December 2006 Press Release

Singapore Airlines has committed to expansion of its Airbus A380 fleet with the signing of a contract for an additional nine orders and six new options, details of which were announced by the airline on 21st July 2006. The delivery positions were protected by options accompanying the airline's ...



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