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Ural Airlines signs a firm order for seven Airbus A320s

4 October 2007 Press Release

Ural Airlines, one of the leading Russian airlines, has signed a firm contract for the first time with Airbus, for the acquisition of seven A320s. It comes as a confirmation of the Memorandum of Understanding that was announced in June 2007 at the Paris air show. With this deal, Ural Airlines become...

Vietnam Airlines to acquire 10 A350 XWB and 20 additional A321 aircraft

Vietnam Airlines to acquire 10 A350 XWB and 20 additional A321 aircraft
1 October 2007 Press Release

Vietnam Airlines has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for 10 A350-900 XWBs, as well as for 20 additional A321s. With this further commitment for Airbus aircraft, Vietnam Airlines becomes a strategic customer for the A350 XWB programme. Furthermore, with this commitment for the A350 and for...

British Airways to buy 12 Airbus A380 aircraft for long haul fleet

British Airways to buy 12 Airbus A380 aircraft for long haul fleet
27 September 2007 Press Release

British Airways will buy 12 Airbus A380 aircraft as part of the airlines? long term fleet modernisation. The announcement marks the first time British Airways has selected to introduce Airbus aircraft for the company?s long haul fleet. The decision vindicates Airbus? product strategy. The A380 is a...

Airbus ACJ Family reaches milestone of 100 sales

Airbus ACJ Family reaches milestone of 100 sales
24 September 2007 Press Release

The Airbus Corporate Jetliner (ACJ) Family has reached the milestone of 100 sales, worth $5.5 billion based on list prices, just ten years after programme launch in 1997.

 

Initially comprising just one model, the Airbus ACJ, which evolved into a corporate jet from the A319, the family first ex...

Airbus A380 MSN009 to embark on route proving tours

24 September 2007 Press Release

Airbus' A380 MSN009 test aircraft, powered by the new Engine Alliance GP7000 engines will embark on a series of four tours as part of its technical route proving. During this certification exercise, which aims at accumulating 150 hours of "typical airline" continuous operation, the A380 will vi...

Airbus updates on selection of partner for sites

24 September 2007 Press Release

Airbus CEO Tom Enders today informed the Airbus European Works Council that the company has made good progress over the last few months in its efforts to select partners for the A350 XWB programme, who would also take over some of Airbus' current sites. Never before in its history has the compa...

BAA Jet Management to increase Airbus fleet with A318 Elite

24 September 2007 Press Release

BAA Jet Management Ltd is to acquire an Airbus A318 Elite, adding to the Airbus Corporate Jetliner (ACJ) that it ordered earlier this year and ensuring that it will have a strong presence at the upper end of the top-of-the-line business jet market.

 

The deal highlights the ACJ Family's leadersh...

Airbus launches a new systems Enhancement Package for In-Service A320 Family aircraft

24 September 2007 Press Release

Airbus has developed a comprehensive avionics enhancement package for A320 Family aircraft called the In-Service Enhancement Package (ISEP) This new package will help A320 Family operators adapt their fleet to compete in the increasingly challenging market conditions of today.

 

ISEP is a compilation...

Lufthansa and Swiss order additional Airbus aircraft

Lufthansa and Swiss order additional Airbus aircraft
20 September 2007 Press Release

Lufthansa German Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines have signed a contract with Airbus for nine A330-300s and 32 A320 family aircraft. Of the 32 Airbus A320 family aircraft, 30 (six A319s, four A320s and 20 A321s) will allow Lufthansa to further modernise its fleet and expand its network, wh...

Jetalliance Group places repeat order for Airbus ACJ

19 September 2007 Press Release

The Jetalliance Group of Vienna has placed a repeat order for an Airbus Corporate Jetliner (ACJ), adding to its previously ordered Airbus ACJ and three A318 Elites. Like its other aircraft the new Airbus ACJ will feature a VIP cabin and be powered by CFM56-5 engines. Jetalliance Flugbetriebs GmbH is...

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