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First A350 XWB for TAM Airlines makes its maiden flight

1 December 2015 Press Release

TAM Airlines’ first A350 XWB has successfully taken off from Toulouse International Airport in France. The aircraft now progresses to the final production phase which includes further ground checks and flight tests, before delivery to TAM Airlines in December.

TAM will become the first airline from...

On schedule: Airbus’ A320neo with Pratt & Whitney engines receives Type Certification

24 November 2015 Headline news

The A320neo (new engine option) Family is one step closer to meeting its commitment of delivering the lowest operating costs of any single-aisle jetliners with today’s certification of the Pratt & Whitney-powered A320neo variant.

Completing a 14-month flight test programme on time, the Pure Po...

Approved: American Airlines captain becomes the first FAA-certified A350 XWB pilot.

30 October 2015 Feature story

It was all smiles for American Airlines’ John Dudley, as he became the first airline pilot certified by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for Airbus’ all-new A350 XWB jetliner. 

“I’ve been waiting for this moment for eight years,” Dudley said at the Airbus training centre in Toulo...

Airbus to boost A320 production to 60 a month in mid-2019

30 October 2015 Press Release

Ongoing high demand for world’s leading Single Aisle aircraft

Frontier Airlines takes delivery of its first A321

9 October 2015 Press Release

U.S. airline boosts all-Airbus fleet with largest A320 Family member

Airbus A320 ACT maintenance class to be installed at Spirit Airlines

5 October 2015 Press Release

First customer in the Americas for Airbus Competence Training Suite



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