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Airbus commits to ambitious environmental targets and calls for sector to become Eco-Efficient

Airbus commits to ambitious environmental targets and calls for sector to become Eco-Efficient
14 June 2007 Press Release

Airbus President and Chief Executive Officer Mr. Louis Gallois has outlined ambitious environmental targets for the company and has called for the aviation sector, suppliers and governments to share his vision of an eco-efficient aviation industry. Airbus recognizes no one company holds all the answ...

Airbus A380 on flying display at Le Bourget 2007

Airbus A380 on flying display at Le Bourget 2007
12 June 2007 Press Release

Airbus, the world's leading aircraft manufacturer by deliveries, comes to the Paris International Air Show (18th to 24th June) at the Le Bourget Airport close to Paris, bringing three aircraft to the display. The A380 MSN009, powered by Engine Alliance GP7200 engines, will take part in the flyi...

Interjet takes delivery of its first A320

8 June 2007 Press Release

The Mexican low-cost airline Interjet has taken delivery of its first A320 from Airbus. Interjet started operations in December 2005, with a fleet of seven pre-owned A320s acquired in Europe. Since then, Interjet has placed orders for a total of 20 A320s. The brand-new A320 delivered today will acco...

Airbus presents new organisation to its European Works Council

6 June 2007 Press Release

Airbus presented its new organisation to its European Works Council (ECA) and to the French Comité d'Entreprise. This new, simplified and streamlined organisation aims at better integrating and rationalising the company on a trans-national basis, with clearer interfaces and strong transversal p...

Aer Lingus chooses Airbus' A350 XWB and the A330-300

Aer Lingus chooses Airbus' A350 XWB and the A330-300
6 June 2007 Press Release

Aer Lingus, Ireland's national carrier, has become the latest airline to select the all-new A350 XWB (Extra Wide Body). In its biggest ever commitment for long-haul aircraft, the Irish airline has decided to purchase six A350 XWBs, along with six additional A330-300s. Aer Lingus' n...

LAN Airlines takes delivery of its first A318

LAN Airlines takes delivery of its first A318
5 June 2007 Press Release

LAN Airlines ("LAN") has taken delivery of its first A318, powered by the new Pratt & Whitney PW6000 engines. LAN Airlines placed an order for 20 A318s in 2005. Currently the airline operates 34 Airbus aircraft of which 15 are A319s, 15 A320s and 4 A340-300s. The new A318 will be put into servic...

Airbus signs commitment charter to support suppliers

Airbus signs commitment charter to support suppliers
1 June 2007 Press Release

Airbus today signed a Commitment Charter towards its suppliers, that aims at reinforcing the links with the whole supply base for long term cooperation to meet the challenges ahead. In order to ensure a strong and competitive supply chain that is necessary to face these challenges, Airbus is committ...

Airbus opens discussions at national level on Power8 implementation

31 May 2007 Press Release

Following comprehensive discussions on the Power8 programme during several Airbus European Works Council (ECA) meetings, Airbus is now starting negotiations at national level with its social partners, with regular reviews at ECA level to continue. These negotiations are to analyse in more details th...

70 Airbus aircraft for Avianca

70 Airbus aircraft for Avianca
30 May 2007 Press Release

Colombia's national flag carrier Avianca is acquiring 70 Airbus aircraft, including 38 firm orders (33 A319s/A320s and five A330-200s) and 32 options (27 A319s/A320s and five A330-200s). "With this order, Avianca will enter a new era in terms of advanced aircraft technology and passenger comfor...

Qatar Airways orders 80 Airbus A350XWBs

Qatar Airways orders 80 Airbus A350XWBs
30 May 2007 Press Release

Qatar Airways has signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) to buy 80 of the all-new Airbus A350XWB aircraft. The agreement was signed at the Elysée Palace in Paris in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar, and Mr Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Fr...

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