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Leasing company CIT firms up A350 XWB order and adds 25 A320 Family aircraft

Leasing company CIT firms up A350 XWB order and adds 25 A320 Family aircraft
20 June 2007 Press Release

CIT Aerospace, a business unit of CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT), a leading global provider of commercial and consumer finance solutions, has signed a firm contract for seven A350 XWBs, firming up on its prior commitment for five A350s and simultaneously increasing its order. CIT has also signed a ...

Airbus first to receive certification for on-board mobile phone system

19 June 2007 Press Release

Airbus is first to receive airworthiness certification for a cell-phone system on board an aircraft. On 18th June 2007, the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approved Airbus? GSM on-board system.


The EASA airworthiness certification comes after successful tests were carried out by Airbu...

A380 Flight Test Team awarded prestigious Flight Award

19 June 2007 Press Release

The A380 Flight Test Team has received a prestigious Flight Award, recognizing the person or team that have displayed world-class professionalism in the manufacturing sector of propulsion, systems or avionics. 


?Rarely has a team of this type worked in such intense publicity as the winners...

Thai Airways International orders more A330s for regional fleet development and reconfirms its A380 order

19 June 2007 Press Release

Thai Airways International has placed a firm order for eight additional A330-300s, taking another significant step in its long-term Airbus fleet development plan. The new A330-300s will provide extra capacity on Thai Airways International?s extensive regional network from 2008 onwards. Thai Airways ...



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