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Airbus maintains target date for A380 certification and first delivery by year end, but announces shift in the production programme

13 June 2006 Press Release


Airbus has informed its customers today that a review of the A380 programme has shown that the delivery schedule will undergo a shift of six to seven months due to production ramp-up issues. In parallel, Airbus confirmed to its customers the satisfactory progress of the flight test campaign, ...

Stumpf Group becomes new Airbus ACJ customer

13 June 2006 Press Release

Austria-based Stumpf Group, internationally renowned for its industrial and real-estate investments, is to acquire an Airbus ACJ, becoming a new customer.


Stumpf Group's activities encompass major shareholdings in a number of corporations, including global leaders that are enabling products su...

Airbus Chinese A320 final assembly line to be located in Tianjin

8 June 2006 Press Release

The National Development & Reform Commission of China (NDRC) and Airbus announced today that the site for a potential A320 family final assembly line (FAL) in China is Tianjin Binhai New Coastal District, a state level new development zone. This follows the signing of the memorandum of understanding...

Air China received its first A330-200

Air China received its first A330-200
8 June 2006 Press Release

Today, Air China Southwest Branch took delivery of Air China's first A330-200, becoming a new operator of the aircraft type on the Chinese Mainland. Configured in a two-class layout, the aircraft provides comfortable space for 283 passengers, including 12 business class seats and 271 economy cl...



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