Press centre

Latest press releases

Airbus A380 celebrates major wing manufacturing milestone

5 November 2003 Press Release

The first wing for an A380, Airbus? new large double deck aircraft, successfully completed a key milestone in its production yesterday evening. The port wing for MSN001, the first flight test aircraft, was removed from its four-storey high main assembly jig at Airbus? factory in Broughton, North Wa...

Royal Air Maroc receives first Airbus aircraft, an A321

5 November 2003 Press Release

Royal Air Maroc entered a new era yesterday with the delivery of its first Airbus aircraft in Hamburg, an A321, thus joining the European manufacturer's worldwide customer base of some 200 customers and operators. The aircraft is the first of four single-aisle A321s firmly ordered by the Morocc...

Airbus Aircabin: new hall for A380 production officially opened

3 November 2003 Press Release

In a ceremonial act, the Airbus subsidiary Aircabin GmbH at Laupheim today officially opened its new production hall for the Airbus A380. From mid-2004 on, cabin equipment components and low pressure air ducts for the air conditioning system of the new Airbus A380 superjumbo will be manufactured her...

Emirates A340-500S to introduce new era in long-haul travel

24 October 2003 Press Release

Emirates is to become the first airline to operate the ultra-long range Airbus A340-500, beginning a new era in air travel, following the delivery of the aircraft today.

With the longest range of any airliner, the A340-500 allows the opening up of new non-stop routes ? such as from Dubai to...



Latest press releases


Press contact

Airbus Press Department
1, Rond Point Maurice Bellonte
31707 Blagnac Cedex France


Media hotline

+33 (0)5 61 93 1000

Orders & deliveries

Twitter feed