Today’s naming of the newly-inaugurated A350 XWB Final Assembly Line after Roger Béteille has brought special recognition to one of the Airbus founders and a visionary whose decisions were key to the company’s original successes.
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Airbus continued its excellence in widebody aircraft with today’s inauguration of the A350 XWB Final Assembly Line – an event that occurred 40 years after the maiden flight of its game-changing A300, which put the company on track to becoming a world-leading commercial airliner manufacturer.
The sights and sound of Thailand came to Airbus’ Toulouse, France delivery centre today as Thai Airways International (THAI) received the first of six A380s on order, which will bring a new dimension to the airline’s in-flight experience when it enters service next month.
Introduced by a troupe of ...
The Airbus vision of more efficient and eco-friendly airline operations was highlighted in a spectacular way this weekend as its futuristic “Smarter Skies” concept came to central Berlin in the form of a projected 4-D light show, which also served as an introduction to the company’s high-profile par...
Meeting the global demand: Airbus’ product line responds to the world’s new aircraft needs from 2012 to 2031
Airbus is well positioned to meet the continued upward demand worldwide for new aircraft during the next 20 years, benefiting from the company’s strengths in rapidly-expanding air transport markets, along with its continued evolution of a modern product line that includes the A320neo and A380.
Airbus’ commercial success at the 2012 Farnborough Airshow further reinforces the company’s leadership position
Since entering commercial service in 1988, Airbus’ A320 Family has transported some seven billion passengers – which is equivalent to the current world population. This best-selling single-aisle product line is in operation on every continent across the globe – including such picturesque destination...
The game-changing decision to create an A320 Family jetliner final assembly line in Mobile, Alabama will make Airbus the first additional manufacturer of large commercial aircraft at a U.S. facility in more than four decades.
The “Perfect Flight” delivers eco-efficient advantages during a trans-border North American demonstration
Airbus has made environmental history once again with the first-ever “Perfect Flight” across North America, which successfully combined several company-backed initiatives and procedures for the most eco-efficient air travel possible. As a leading aircraft manufacturer, the compan</...
As global leaders prepare to discuss the planet’s environmental issues next week in Brazil, Airbus is taking a leading role with the world’s largest restoration initiative – the Bonn Challenge – which aims to restore 150 million hectares of degraded lands by 2020.
As part of its commitment to the ...
- 18 February 2008
A380 flies on alternative fuel
- 21 February 2008
Asia-Pacific growth will increase airlines' needs for jetliners in the A380 and A350 XWB categories
- 10 March 2008
Airbus President & CEO Tom Enders: Mobile, Alabama will produce the world's most capable aerial tankers and freighter aircraft