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TACA orders 15 A320 Family aircraft

TACA orders 15 A320 Family aircraft
24 January 2008 Press Release

TACA, a leading Latin American airline, has signed a firm contract for the purchase of 15 additional A320 Family aircraft (12 A320s and three A319s). The aircraft will be configured in a comfortable two-class layout. Engine decision has not yet been announced. TACA already successfully operates a fl...

China Airlines orders up to 20 A350 XWB for their future medium capacity long-haul fleet

China Airlines orders up to 20 A350 XWB for their future medium capacity long-haul fleet
22 January 2008 Press Release

China Airlines, Taiwan's largest carrier, has signed a contract with Airbus for the purchase of 14 A350-900 and taken another six on option. The new generation medium capacity long-haul aircraft is being acquired by China Airlines as part of their future fleet modernisation programme. China Airlines...

Brazilian carrier TAM signed a firm contract for 22 A350 XWBs, four additional A330-200s and 20 additional A320 Family aircraft

Brazilian carrier TAM signed a firm contract for 22 A350 XWBs, four additional A330-200s and 20 additional A320 Family aircraft
21 January 2008 Press Release

Leading Brazilian carrier TAM Linhas Aéreas has firmed up its order for 22 A350 XWBs and for four additional A330-200s. The airline based in São Paulo has furthermore added another 20 A320 Family aircraft to the initial order. TAM, Airbus' biggest customer in the southern hemisphere, now has the lar...

Airbus 2007 results

16 January 2008 Press Release

2007 was another record year for the air transportation industry and for Airbus.

Airbus announces plans for A330 Freighter final assembly line in Mobile, Alabama

14 January 2008 Press Release

Airbus today announced a commitment to establish an A330 Freighter aircraft final assembly line (FAL) in Mobile, Alabama, if Northrop Grumman (supported by Airbus's parent company, EADS) receives the order to build aerial refuelling tankers from the United States Air Force. If established, the ...

Airbus delivers second A380 to Singapore Airlines

11 January 2008 Press Release

The second production Airbus A380 (MSN005) was handed over to Singapore Airlines on 11th January in line with the latest delivery schedule. Equipped with four Rolls Royce Trent 900 engines, the second aircraft for the first A380 operator follows the delivery of the first A380 (MSN003) that took pl...

AWAS orders 75 Airbus A320 Family aircraft

9 January 2008 Press Release

The Dublin based lessor AWAS has signed a firm contract for 75 A320 Family aircraft bringing their Airbus portfolio to a total of 145, comprising single aisle and long-range aircraft. This is the first order announced by Airbus this year. Being one of the three largest aircraft leasing companies in ...

Vietnam orders 10 A350 XWB and 20 additional A321 aircraft

21 December 2007 Press Release

Vietnam Airlines and Vietnam Aircraft Leasing Company look to the future with Airbus

EADS and Airbus select preferred bidders for site divestments

19 December 2007 Press Release

 

Latécoère selected for Méaulte and St. Nazaire Ville

MT Aerospace (OHB Technology) selected for Nordenham, Varel and Augsburg

GKN selected for Filton

EADS and Airbus have selected Latécoère in France, GKN in the UK, and MT Aerospace in Germany as preferred bidders for the sites of Méaulte and Sa...

Tiger Airways looks to the future with fleet of 70 A320 aircraft

Tiger Airways looks to the future with fleet of 70 A320 aircraft
18 December 2007 Press Release

Tiger Airways, Asia-Pacific's fast growing low-fare carrier, has signed a contract with Airbus for an additional 20 A320s, which will take its fleet up to 70 aircraft. This announcement follows the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for 50 A320s in June 2007, with the first 30 of th...

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