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A380 - Grand Award winner - according to leading U.S. Popular Science magazine

10 November 2005 Press Release

"Popular Science" magazine, a leading U.S. monthly has announced Airbus' A380 as a Grand Award winner in its 18th Annual "Best of What's New" issue. The Airbus A380, the world's newest and largest aircraft, beat fierce competition from thousands of other technological and innovative p...

Airbus introduces A318 Elite

Airbus introduces A318 Elite
10 November 2005 Press Release

Airbus' Corporate Jetliner (ACJ) Family has just grown bigger, with the introduction of a new member, the A318 Elite, based on the company's smallest airliner.

 

With the same wide cabin as the rest of the popular Airbus A320 Family, the A318 Elite makes big-jet comfort and style even more affordab...

Switzerland's Comlux AG acquires two versions of the Airbus Corporate Jetliner family

9 November 2005 Feature story

Airbus has launched the newest member of its Airbus Corporate Jetliner family - the A318 Elite - which has been ordered by Swiss charter company Comlux AG for deliveries beginning in early 2007.

Airbus and AVIC 1 sign a protocol extending cooperation on a $500 million contract for the A320 Family wing cooperation programme

9 November 2005 Press Release

China Aviation Industry Corporation (AVIC 1) and Airbus signed a protocol to confirm the extension of their cooperation in activities to produce A320 Family wing boxes in China. The protocol was signed today in London during Chinese President Hu Jintao's official visit to Britain. Iain Gray, Ai...

Airbus ACJ is first to win Chinese order in large-bizjet class

9 November 2005 Press Release

An undisclosed Chinese customer has placed a firm order this year for three Airbus corporate jetliners (ACJs), marking the first sale of a large modern business-jet in this important and fast-growing market.

 

Deliveries of all three Airbus ACJs will start in 2006, and each will be powered by CFM I...

Airbus' ACJ Family reaches milestone of 50 sales

Airbus? ACJ Family reaches milestone of 50 sales
9 November 2005 Press Release

Airbus' Corporate Jetliner (ACJ) Family has reached the milestone of 50 sales, highlighting its success in a diverse range of markets that include private companies, individuals, executive airlines and governments. The milestone was reached with the sale of four aircraft to an undisclosed customer e...

Interjet orders up to 20 A320s

Interjet orders up to 20 A320s
7 November 2005 Press Release

The Mexican start-up Interjet has signed a contract with Airbus for the acquisition of ten firm A320s plus 10 options, becoming a new Airbus customer. This deal confirms Interjet?s selection of the Airbus aircraft as announced during the Paris Air Show in June. Deliveries of the newly ordered A320s ...

Airbus A380 tour update

4 November 2005 Press Release

At the request of Rolls-Royce, as a precautionary measure, two Trent 900 engines are being replaced on A380 number One. This follows a thorough review by the engine manufacturer of an earlier engine change, and leads to a slight shift in the A380 tour to Asia and Australia. The A380 is now due to ar...

China Eastern Airlines takes delivery of the 100th Airbus aircraft

28 October 2005 Feature story

China Eastern Airlines takes delivery of its 100th Airbus aircraft in a ceremony at Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport October 27, making it the first carrier in the Asia-Pacific region to operate more than 100 Airbus aircraft.

New Airbus engineering centre in the U.S. will perform design work on the A350

28 October 2005 Feature story

Airbus' second new engineering centre  which will open in early 2007 at Mobile, Alabama - will perform design work on interior furnishings for the all-new A350.

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