Delivery of the front main deck cargo door will enable its integration on the no. 1 BelugaXL super transporter aircraft, which is being assembled at Toulouse-Blagnac in southwestern France.
The first BelugaXL has entered the final assembly process. In celebration of this key production milestone, achieved in December 2016, Airbus highlights the oversize cargo airlifters that proceeded it, as well as the next-generation BelugaXL's advanced capabilities.
Air Astana, Kazakhstan’s flag carrier, has become an operator of Airbus’ highly fuel-efficient A320neo (new engine option) jetliner. The A320neo is the world’s best-selling product line – continuing Airbus’ reputation for innovation with two new engine choices offered, along with Sharklet wingtip devices and the latest cabin enhancements. Watch the NEO “take shape” for Air Astana in this highlight video.
This video recaps a wide range of commercial and operational achievements for Airbus during 2015. Highlights for the year included the company’s 9,000th total aircraft delivery, the official inauguration of the new U.S.-based A320 Family final assembly line in Mobile, Alabama, as well as key milestones for the company’s market-leading product line of advanced and modern jetliners.