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Building the future of Airbus with the A350 XWB

23 October 2012 Headline news

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.


THAI joins the “elite club” of A380 airlines

27 September 2012 Headline news

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 ...

Airbus’ “Smarter Skies” concept makes a big impression in Berlin

9 September 2012 Headline news

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

4 September 2012 Headline news

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.

The Farnborough Airshow brings new endorsements for Airbus’ commercial and industrial strategies

13 July 2012 Headline news

Airbus’ commercial success at the 2012 Farnborough Airshow further reinforces the company’s leadership position

Airbus’ popular A320 Family has carried the world

9 July 2012 Headline news

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...

Airbus “seizes the opportunity” in creating a U.S. final assembly line for A320 Family aircraft

2 July 2012 Headline news

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

18 June 2012 Headline news

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 company believes flying mo...

Airbus encourages the world to “Plant a Pledge” for the environment

12 June 2012 Headline news

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 ...

President and CEO Fabrice Bregier: Airbus brings value through its unique strengths

1 June 2012 Headline news

Airbus will build on the strengths of its diversity, innovation and services to remain a global leader in commercial and military aircraft, with the focus on meeting the requirements of a growing global customer base. 


This is the outlook of Fabrice Brégier, the new Airbus President and CEO,...



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