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Airbus is introducing Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology to its supply of aircraft spare parts.

18 September 2003 Press Release

Airbus is introducing Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology to its

supply of aircraft spare parts. This follows the successful introduction of the

technology to its aircraft tools supply chain four years ago. RFID technology

allows the storage and modification of data on a mic

Airbus applies RFID technology to supply of aircraft spare parts

18 September 2003 Press Release

Airbus is introducing Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology to its supply of aircraft spare parts. This follows the successful introduction of the technology to its aircraft tools supply chain four years ago. RFID technology allows the storage and modification of data on a microchip and t...

Air New Zealand enters new era with first Airbus aircraft

15 September 2003 Press Release

Air New Zealand has taken delivery of its first ever Airbus aircraft, a new A320, beginning a new era. The aircraft, which is leased from ILFC, is the first of 15 A320 family aircraft being acquired through a mix of purchases and leases.

Air New Zealand will initially use its Airbus A320s on...

TAME expands fleet with Airbus aircraft

5 September 2003 Press Release

Ecuadorian state-owned flag-carrier TAME took delivery today of the first of two new A320 aircraft as part of a ceremony held in Toulouse, Southwestern France. A second Airbus single-aisle A320 will also be delivered to TAME next September 12th, 2003. These two new aircraft are part of an operating ...

Ecuadorian state-owned flag-carrier TAME took delivery of the first of two A320

5 September 2003 Press Release

Ecuadorian state-owned flag-carrier TAME took delivery today of the first of two new A320 aircraft as part of a ceremony held in Toulouse

Clarification

3 September 2003 Press Release

Following the publication of some misleading information in a French daily today, Airbus wishes to clearly state that it did not ask to re-negotiate the conditions under which the refundable launch investments for the A380 were granted. These investments were granted after approval from the respecti...

Airbus Press Centre - press release

3 September 2003 Press Release

Following the publication of some misleading information in a French daily today, Airbus wishes to clearly state that it did not ask to re-negotiate the conditions under which the refundable launch in

Airbus A340 in first flight of "AWIATOR? programme

29 August 2003 Press Release

The flight demonstrations as part of the AWIATOR (Aircraft Wing with Advanced Technology Operation) technology programme have begun, using an Airbus A340-300 as the test bed aircraft.



The 80 million Euro programme, which is investigating future wing technologies, includes many other partner...

Start of A380 major component assembly in Hamburg

25 August 2003 Press Release

On Monday, Airbus started assembly work on the first A380 fuselage section in Hamburg. This will take place in the Major Component Assembly (MCA) hall, which has been specially built for this purpose and was inaugurated on 21 May in the presence of the Federal Chancellor Gerhard Schröder. By the end...

Frontier Airlines orders 15 more A319

21 August 2003 Press Release

Consistent with its commitment to the Airbus A320 Family of aircraft and a with a Letter of Intent previously announced by the airline, U.S. low-fare carrier Frontier Airlines has placed a firm order for 15 new A319s. The Denver-based carrier currently operates 19 A319s and took delivery of the firs...

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