Airbus Helicopters has delivered the first two of a total of six H145 helicopters to Swiss Air-Rescue Rega. These will replace Rega’s existing fleet of EC145 helicopters, which will be phased out by mid-2019. The first H145 helicopter is expected to be deployed at the Bern base in October.
Built by the Surrey Satellite Technology Limited (SSTL) subsidiary of Airbus, the RemoveDEBRIS experimental satellite was deployed from the International Space Station to perform orbital debris removal experiments
With its true long-range capability, the A350-1000 will form an important part of Cathay Pacific’s long-haul operations, joining the carrier’s growing fleet of A350 XWB jetliners in the A350-900 version
Airbus Chief Commercial Officer Eric Schulz (center); and Paul Loo, Cathay Pacific’s Chief Customer & Commercial Officer (at left); exchange gifts during the delivery ceremony for the Hong Kong-based airline’s first A350-1000 jetliner
Cathay Pacific’s new A350-1000 will form an important part of the airline’s long-haul operations, being deployed on its new 17-hour non-stop route from Hong Kong to Washington D.C. – the longest flight performed by any airline from Hong Kong
Patrick Piedrafita, President of Airbus Operations SAS, stands in front of Cathay Pacific’s new long-range A350-1000; Cathay Pacific is the second airline to operate the world’s newest long-range widebody airliner
Cathay Pacific cabin crews, shown in front of the airline’s new long-range Airbus A350-1000, will serve passengers in the unprecedented efficiency and unrivalled comfort of the aircraft’s Airspace cabin
The first A330-900 production aircraft, which made its maiden flight on 15 May 2018, has been fully equipped with an Airspace by Airbus cabin and painted in launch operator Tap Air Portugal’s colours for its worldwide tour to demonstrate the aircraft’s readiness for airline operations
Airbus and the government of Côte d’Ivoire have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop the country’s aerospace industry; back row L-R: General Abdoulaye Coulibaly, Chairman of Air Côte d’Ivoire’s Board of Directors; Guillaume Faury, President Airbus Commercial Aircraft; His Excellency Daniel Duncan, Vice President of the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire, His Excellency Charles Gomis, Ambassador of Côte D’Ivoire in France; front row L-R: Mikail Houari, President Airbus Africa Middle East, His Excellency Amadou Koné, Minister of Transport of the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire
The A350-1000 will be deployed on Cathay Pacific’s new non-stop route from Hong-Kong to Washington D.C., representing the longest flight – approximately 17 hours – performed by any airline from Hong Kong
Columbus is a pressurized laboratory with its own independent life support system. It's one of the primary European contributions to the International Space Station (ISS) that was built and is being operated by Airbus.