… / Press releases

Press releases

Singapore Technologies Marine selected to build A380 transport vessels

31 January 2006 Press Release

Singapore Technologies Marine (ST Marine), a leading shipbuilder which is part of the Singapore Technologies Engineering Group, has been selected to build two large roll-on and roll-off vessels for the shipment of A380 sections. The two vessels are due for delivery in 2008 and will join the existing...

ANA to add five more A320s configured for international routes

27 January 2006 Press Release

All Nippon Airways (ANA) of Japan placed an order with Airbus last year for the purchase of three of Airbus? popular single-aisle A320s. The Japanese carrier is also to lease two additional A320 aircraft. These A320s are configured for ANA?s international routes. With the introduction of a further f...

Airbus at Asian Aerospace ?06

26 January 2006 Press Release

A380 to be displayed at the show for the first time



Airbus comes to Asian Aerospace '06 with a positive outlook after achieving record orders, deliveries and profitability in 2005. During the year, Airbus received 1,111 gross orders, delivered 378 aircraft and recorded a ...

Air Europa orders 10 A350s with two more on option

25 January 2006 Press Release

Air Europa has announced today that it firmed up its order for 10 A350-800s and two further options, for deliveries between 2010 and 2012. The contract was signed at the end of December. Air Europa will also lease three A350s from the leasing company GECAS. The Spanish scheduled airline became the f...

China Eastern Airlines receives its first A330-300 aircraft

China Eastern Airlines receives its first A330-300 aircraft
25 January 2006 Press Release

China Eastern Airlines has taken delivery of its first A330-300 thus becoming the launch operator of the aircraft on the Chinese Mainland. The aircraft is powered by Rolls Royce Trent 700 engines and, will seat 300 passengers in a two-class layout with 38 seats in business class.

"These new ...

BMED takes delivery of first ordered Airbus A321

19 January 2006 Press Release

BMED of the UK, a British Airways franchise partner, today took delivery of the first of seven Airbus A321s on order, as part of an expansion that will lead to a doubling of its fleet.



The Airbus A321 is powered by International Aero Engines V2500s, and seats 149 passengers in a two-class l...

2005: Airbus continues to lead

17 January 2006 Press Release

2005 was a record year for Airbus in all terms, be it for deliveries, order intake and profitability. In terms of orders Airbus continued to outsell its competitor for the fifth consecutive year, while continuing to lead in terms of deliveries for the third year in a row. Airbus also achieved

Volaris orders up to 56 Airbus A320 Family aircraft

Volaris orders up to 56 Airbus A320 Family aircraft
12 January 2006 Press Release

The new Mexican start-up airline Volaris, with headquarters in Toluca, Mexico City, has signed a contract with Airbus for the acquisition of 16 firm A319s with options for 40 additional A320 Family aircraft.

Volaris' A319s will carry 144 passengers in a comfortable single class configur...

Air One orders 30 A320s and places options for further 60 Aircraft

Air One orders 30 A320s and places options for further 60 Aircraft
12 January 2006 Press Release

Rome based Air One, the second largest airline in Italy, has signed a contract with Airbus for the purchase of 30 A320s, with 60 more on option, becoming a new Airbus customer.



Air One's newly ordered A320s, powered by CFM International CFM56-5B6/P engines, and offering a comfortable ...

Air Deccan orders 30 more Airbus A320s

Air Deccan orders 30 more Airbus A320s
3 January 2006 Press Release

Air Deccan placed a firm order with Airbus for 30 more A320s on 22nd December, taking its firm orders for the type to 62 aircraft.

Each Airbus A320 will seat 180 passengers in a single-class layout, with wider seats than competing single-aisle aircraft. A choice of engines has yet to be anno...

Event

UPCOMING EVENTS

Orders & deliveries

LATEST NEWS BY THEMES

Innovation

A350 XWB

A380

A320

Twitter feed