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Garuda Indonesia receives Airbus operational reliability award

18 March 2003 Press Release

Garuda Indonesia received an Airbus award for operational reliability for its fleet of A330 aircraft at an official ceremony in Jakarta today. The airline currently operates a fleet of six A330 aircraft, which are deployed on the carrier?s regional network. The first A330 was delivered to Garuda Ind...

Statement by Noël Forgeard, Pesident and CEO of Airbus

17 March 2003 Press Release

Following the death of Jean-Luc Lagardère, Noël Forgeard, President and CEO of Airbus made the following statement:

 

"On behalf of all at Airbus as well as personally, I pay my deepest respects to the memory of Jean-Luc Lagardère, a remarkable entrepreneur whose stature dominated the French and Euro...

JetBlue signs C$28M deal with Airbus and CAE

13 March 2003 Press Release

Toronto ? JetBlue Airways has signed a three-year agreement for training services with Airbus (Paris Stock Exchange: EAD) and CAE (NYSE: CGT; TSX: CAE), and will acquire three CAE-supplied flight training devices (FTD). The total value of the contracts, including training within the Airbus-CAE coope...

Airbus aircraft enter widespread service with e-mail access

12 March 2003 Press Release

Airbus aircraft with a Tenzing-developed means for passengers to send and receive emails in-flight have entered widespread airline service, marking the start of a new era in aircraft connectivity.



Cathay Pacific Airways, in partnership with Hong Kong Internet service provider PCCW NETVIGATO...

Airbus statement on US Airways delayed payments

4 March 2003 Press Release

Following the information published in the media about the US Airways failed payments due on 23 Airbus aircraft, Airbus would like to make these precise comments:



1. The amount of $44.5 million mentioned in the press reports corresponds to total payments due by the airline on March 3 to all...

Airbus and Tenzing achieve breakthrough in low-cost airborne e-mail

24 February 2003 Press Release

TOULOUSE, France (February 24, 2003) ? Airbus and Tenzing today unveiled the next step in their evolutionary approach to in-flight internet access, announcing the successful completion of the first full-scale test of Tenzing email services using the INMARSAT Swift 64 service over a standard high-gai...

Airbus receives Japanese state-of-the-art technology contribution for A380: Yokogawa Electric, Casio Computers, and Makino Milling Machines

19 February 2003 Press Release

The European aircraft manufacturer Airbus announced today the participation of three more leading Japanese companies in the A380 programme. Yokogawa Electric Corporation, Casio Computers Co. Ltd., and Makino Milling Machines Co. Ltd. have agreed to supply equipment for the next-generation super jum...

Air Pacific selects the Airbus A330-300

18 February 2003 Press Release

Air Pacific has decided to acquire two Airbus A330-300s and has taken options on two more, becoming a new customer for the market-leading A330/A340 Family. Deliveries of the aircraft are scheduled to begin in 2005.

Air Pacific will initially use the A330s on routes to Australia, Japan and Ne...

Middle East Airlines takes delivery of first A321 from Airbus

17 February 2003 Press Release

Middle East Airlines (MEA) of Lebanon has taken delivery of the first of six A321s scheduled for delivery during the year 2003 from Airbus. As part of a ceremony held in Toulouse in the presence of His Excellency, Lebanese Minister of Transport Najib Mikati, the A321 was handed over to Middle East A...

JetBlue orders two more A320S: new order comes on heels of airline's third birthday

11 February 2003 Press Release

New York low-fare carrier JetBlue Airways has signed a contract converting two A320 options to two A320 firm orders, bringing its total number of A320s on order to 78, including those already delivered. Deliveries of these newly ordered aircraft are scheduled for the fourth quarter of this year (200...

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