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Aer Lingus firms up contract for Airbus A320s

26 November 2003 Press Release

Today the Irish low fare airline Aer Lingus signed a contract with Airbus for the purchase of seven Airbus A320s to implement its European fleet simplification strategy. In addition to the purchased aircraft Aer Lingus has contracted to lease ten new A320s from International Lease Finance Corporatio...

Air Algérie orders Airbus A330-200 for fleet renewal

17 November 2003 Press Release

Air Algérie has signed a contract with Airbus for the purchase of five widebody twin-engined A330-200s to renew its current widebody fleet. Delivery of the aircraft will begin in January 2005. The transaction is eligible for financial support from European Export Credit Agencies.

In Air Al...

Airbus delivers first A380 fuselage section from Spain

6 November 2003 Press Release

From Airbus' Plant in Getafe, Spain, the first A380 fuselage section designed, developed and manufactured by Airbus in Spain will leave tomorrow morning to Hamburg, Germany, in an Airbus Beluga aircraft special transport.

With this delivery, that has been celebrated this morn...

Leading Japanese suppliers join Airbus A330/A340 programmes

5 November 2003 Press Release

The European aircraft manufacturer Airbus announced today the participation of leading Japanese companies to the A330/A340 programmes. This participation expands the strong industrial cooperation on the A380, with a huge opportunity for further collaborations.

Noël Forgeard, President an...



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