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AerCap orders ten additional A330-200s

14 May 2007 Press Release

AerCap has signed a firm contract with Airbus for the purchase of an additional ten A330-200 passenger aircraft, following their order for 20 A330-200s in December 2006. With its proven benefits in terms of economics and a wide customer base, the A330-200 will assist AerCap in the growth of their po...

First A380 landing in India

12 May 2007 Headline news

First A380 landing in India

Painting of first A380 for Singapore Airlines completed

Painting of first A380 for Singapore Airlines completed
10 May 2007 Press Release

With the distinctive blue and gold logo and the name "Singapore Airlines" across 33 metres of the aircraft fuselage, the world's first customer A380 aircraft rolled out of the paint hangar in Hamburg, Germany, on 2nd May 2007. With extraordinary precision, the entire surface area of the aircraf...

Comlux takes delivery of first outfitted Airbus A318 Elite

Comlux takes delivery of first outfitted Airbus A318 Elite
10 May 2007 Press Release

The first Airbus A318 Elite, complete with VIP cabin, has been handed over to Zurich-based VVIP charter company Comlux, marking the start of a new era in the evolution of the Airbus Corporate Jetliner (ACJ) Family. Completed by Airbus-approved outftitter Lufthansa Technik, the A318 Elite brings the ...

Flyington Freighters orders Airbus A330-200F for entire fleet

Flyington Freighters orders Airbus A330-200F for entire fleet
9 May 2007 Press Release

Flyington Freighters promoted by the Reddy family, promoters of one of India's largest newspaper groups, Deccan Chronicle and Odyssey the retail chain, has selected the Airbus A330-200F freighter for its entire fleet and signed a firm order for six aircraft, re-affirming its earlier commitment....

Emirates Airlines reaffirms commitment to A380 and orders additional four

7 May 2007 Press Release

Dubai based Emirates Airlines has reaffirmed its order for 43 Airbus A380 aircraft and additionally signed a contract for a further four. Emirates will begin receiving its first A380 aircraft in the third quarter of 2008.


Emirates was a launch customers for the A380 and already had the largest num...

PAMELA A380: Looking decades ahead with the Green Giant

3 May 2007 Feature story

The A380 static test airframe will be used as part of Airbus' forward-looking approach to ensure its aircraft are environmentally friendly throughout their lifecycle - and beyond. As part of the PAMELA project, parts of the static airframe will be evaluated for a number of aspects, including di...

Jet Airways receives first Airbus A330-200 aircraft

27 April 2007 Press Release

Jet Airways, the India based International carrier took delivery of its first Airbus A330-200 aircraft purchased directly from Airbus, at a ceremony on Friday April 27th, 2007 held at the Toulouse delivery centre.


The aircraft an A330-200 was formally handed over to Naresh Goyal, Chairman Jet Airwa...

easyJet takes delivery of 100th Airbus A319

easyJet takes delivery of 100th Airbus A319
26 April 2007 Press Release

European low-cost carrier easyJet took delivery of their 100th Airbus A319 aircraft on April 26th, 2007, following a handover ceremony in Hamburg between Andrew Harrison, easyJet Chief Executive and Louis Gallois, Airbus President and CEO. The delivery marks easyJet's rapid Airbus fleet expansi...

Airbus opens new Dubai facility

25 April 2007 Feature story

A new spares and repair facility for Airbus' Buxtehude subsidiary has opened in the United Arab Emirates at Dubai to provide enhanced customer support and service to the region's airlines. The Buxtehude subsidiary provides cabin electronic systems, and already has similar service centres ...



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