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New A340-600 takes to the skies

New A340-600 takes to the skies
18 November 2005 Press Release

A new variant of the successful A340-500/600 Family took to the skies today during a four and half hour maiden flight over Toulouse as part of 6 month certification campaign. The new A340-500/600 will offer customers greater range and a higher maximum payload compared to its nearest competitor. It i...

New orders and commitments announced for the Airbus family of corporate and executive jets

17 November 2005 Feature story

The National Business Aviation Association's annual meeting and convention in Florida provided the setting for Airbus to highlight its continuing sales success with the Airbus Corporate Jetliner (ACJ) family, which has logged 11 new orders plus four commitments so far this year.

Airbus confirms MRO Network success with second meeting

17 November 2005 Feature story

The Maintenance Repair & Overhaul Network met for a second time in late October to discuss new initiatives for future cooperation in Airbus services and to validate the Network's role as an enabling tool to deliver new and enhanced services to Airbus customers.

Airbus wins Business Leader position in 2005 Scientific American 50

17 November 2005 Press Release

Airbus has been named as a "Business Leader" in this year?s Scientific American 50 Annual Listing for its accomplishments in the development of the world?s largest and most modern aircraft, the A380.


The leading U.S. magazine's prestigious annual list recognises outstanding acts of leadership...

Airbus A380 will be highlight of Dubai airshow

16 November 2005 Press Release

Airbus' A380 will be the highlight of the Dubai airshow where, wearing Emirates colours, it will fly each day. This is the first time that the Airbus A380 has displayed at an airshow outside Europe, the first time that it is wearing a full airline livery, and the first time that it has visited ...

Airbus looks to expand the sales of its Airbus Corporate Jetliner family in the United States

11 November 2005 Feature story

The Airbus strategy to expand its executive jet/VIP market presence in North America has moved forward with the first U.S. order for an Airbus Corporate Jetliner.

Lufthansa Technik unveils cabin interior concepts for the VIP A380

11 November 2005 Feature story

Lufthansa Technik has signed a preliminary agreement with Airbus for cooperation on A380 VIP cabin completion projects, and unveiled its latest interior concepts for this 21st century flagship jetliner.

Comlux becomes A318 Elite launch customer and orders an ACJ

10 November 2005 Press Release

Comlux AG, an exclusive VIP charter operator based in Switzerland, has become the first customer for the A3I8 Elite - a new member of the Airbus ACJ Family - with an order for three aircraft - the first of which will be delivered in early 2007. It has also become a new customer for the Airbus Corpor...

Airbus ACJ wins first US-based customer

10 November 2005 Press Release

Airbus has won its first US-based client with the conclusion of a firm contract with a Florida-based customer for one Airbus Corporate Jetliner (ACJ). The Airbus ACJ will be powered by CFM International CFM56-5 engines. A choice of cabin outfitter has yet to be made. Airbus' ACJ Family has the ...

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...




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