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After a “year of records,” Airbus sets its sights on continued industry leadership in 2012

After a “year of records,” Airbus sets its sights on continued industry leadership in 2012
17 January 2012 Headline news

Airbus will build on last year’s highly successful commercial performance as the company pursues its industry leadership in 2012, with the coming 12 months to include further production ramp-up for the jetliner families to meet a growing order backlog, supported by additional growth in its employee ...

Airbus Sharklets take a “bite” out of A320 fuel consumption on their first test flight

Airbus Sharklets take a “bite” out of A320 fuel consumption on their first test flight
30 November 2011 Headline news

The best-selling A320 Family jetliner – which is a familiar sight at airports around the world – assumed an even sleeker look today as the first aircraft equipped with Airbus’ fuel-saving “Sharklets” performed its maiden flight.

Using the Airbus in-house A320 development aircraft, this nearly five-...

Dubai Airshow announcements give a new boost to sales and commitments for the A320neo and A380

Dubai Airshow announcements give a new boost to sales and commitments for the A320neo and A380
16 November 2011 Headline news

New business announced by Airbus during the Dubai Airshow further reinforced the A320neo’s status as the world’s fastest-selling commercial jetliner, while a customer’s repeat order for the A380 further strengthened this very large aircraft’s sales totals.

Airbus Corporate Jet operations expand in the Middle East

Airbus Corporate Jet operations expand in the Middle East
13 November 2011 Headline news

The Middle East continues to be an important market for Airbus corporate jets, as the global sales activities for such aircraft gain renewed strength in 2011.

Approximately one-half of Airbus’ overall 170-plus corporate jet orders have been booked by Middle East customers, who have acquired aircraf...

Airbus President and CEO calls for a global aviation vision

Airbus President and CEO calls for a global aviation vision
26 October 2011 Headline news

Setting the tone at this month’s SAE Aerotech 2011 Congress and Exhibition in Toulouse, France, Airbus President and CEO Tom Enders delivered an opening address that underscored the importance of a “truly global vision” for the air transport industry’s future.

China Southern Airlines receives its first “Pearl of the sky” A380 jetliner

China Southern Airlines receives its first “Pearl of the sky” A380 jetliner
14 October 2011 Headline news

The global basing of Airbus’ 21st century flagship is extending to China with the delivery of China Southern Airlines’ initial A380 during a special ceremony in Toulouse, France today, which was based on the theme: “Pearl of the sky.”

Time flies: the A330-200F marks one year of delivering on promises

Time flies: the A330-200F marks one year of delivering on promises
28 September 2011 Headline news

In just one full year of commercial service, Airbus’ A330-200F has rapidly established itself as a highly efficient and profitable cargo lift solution for a growing global customer base – more than living up to its billing as “the right aircraft, right now.”

Strong growth in airliner numbers and seating capacity is foreseen by Airbus’ 2011-2030 Global Market Forecast

Strong growth in airliner numbers and seating capacity is foreseen by Airbus’ 2011-2030 Global Market Forecast
19 September 2011 Headline news

The continuing “democratization” of air transport – driven by emerging economies, a global increase in wealth, greater urbanization, the need for more eco-efficient aircraft and a nearly doubling of major airport hubs for mega-cities – will lead to the demand for more than 26,900 new passenger airli...

Airbus highlights its successful relationship with Russia at the MAKS 2011 International Aviation & Space Salon

Airbus highlights its successful relationship with Russia at the MAKS 2011 International Aviation & Space Salon
16 August 2011 Headline news

For the first time, Airbus has brought its 21st century flagship A380 to Russia’s leading aerospace exhibition and air show – MAKS – which began today at Ramenskoye Airfield (Zhukovsky) near Moscow and runs until 21 August.

A380 goes transpacific with Korean Air

A380 goes transpacific with Korean Air
10 August 2011 Headline news

First transpacific A380 service to US East Coast

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