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Etihad Airways selects fuel saving Sharklets for new Airbus A320 fleet

6 June 2012 Press Release

Airbus’ new large wingtip devices to enhance performance of Etihad Airways’ future A320s

Fabrice Bregier at the Airbus controls

1 June 2012 Press Release

New Airbus President and CEO appoints his Executive Committee

UNESCO backs Airbus initiative to engineer tomorrow’s world

30 May 2012 Press Release

Global ‘Fly Your Ideas’ contest to inspire a new wave of engineering talent

Airbus Corporate Foundation and International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies sign cooperation agreement

30 May 2012 Press Release

Extended cooperation for humanitarian relief

Malaysia Airlines takes delivery of its first A380

29 May 2012 Press Release

Eighth operator of world's largest and most eco-efficient aircraft

New Airbus operator Bingo Airways starts charter flights

29 May 2012 Press Release

Warsaw-based carrier operates its first Airbus A320

Airbus and Etihad Airways begin full RNP-AR implementation in Abu Dhabi Terminal Airspace

24 May 2012 Press Release

Etihad Airways A330 performs first optimized RNP-AR approach in Abu Dhabi.

Reducing fuel consumption by 100 to 200kg per approach with Continuous Descent Operations and shorter trajectories.


Airbus, EADS EFW and ST Aerospace finalise agreement for A330P2F conversion programme

21 May 2012 Press Release

• Paving the way for full industrial launch later this year
• Expanding Airbus’ freighter portfolio

Airbus, ST Aerospace and EADS EFW have finalised the agreement to establish the collaboration for the launch of the A330 Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) conversion programme. This follows...

Airbus corporate jets gain approval for Part 135 operations

14 May 2012 Press Release

Will enable more widespread use in charter operations

First MAS A380 moves to flight line in preparation for delivery

10 May 2012 Press Release

The first A380 for Malaysia Airlines (MAS) returned to Toulouse on 9th May following completion of interior furnishing and cabin system tests in Hamburg. The aircraft is now stationed at the Airbus flight line for final system checks prior to the start of the customer acceptance process and delivery...

Airbus is displaying an ACJ319 at EBACE

10 May 2012 Press Release

Features widest and tallest cabin of any business jet

First new-build Sharklet-equipped A320 completed in Toulouse

26 April 2012 Press Release

Airbus has produced the first new-build A320 with Sharklets. Depicted here at its roll-out in Toulouse, MSN 5098 will be one of several A320 Family aircraft in the certification flight-test campaign starting in May this year and lasting around 600 flight hours. These Sharklet tests follow the succes...

Students graduate from Sino-European aeronautics masters programme supported by Airbus

26 April 2012 Press Release

A joint programme to educate aviation professionals for China

A350 XWB static test aircraft aft fuselage delivered to final assembly line

25 April 2012 Press Release

Airbus has delivered the aft fuselage for the A350 XWB static test airframe to the final assembly line in Toulouse (France). This final section of the fuselage will be assembled with the front and centre fuselage sections which were joined up in early April.

Assembled at Airbus’ site in Hamburg (Ge...

Jetstar Japan takes delivery of its first Airbus A320 aircraft

24 April 2012 Press Release

Narita-based low-cost carrier to start services in July 2012

Airbus Managed Inventory Service operational at Iberia Maintenance

23 April 2012 Press Release

Automatically managing material inventory replenishment in real-time

Warsaw Chopin Airport chooses Airbus ELISE consulting services

18 April 2012 Press Release

Enhancing operations and increasing capacity

Garuda Indonesia orders 11 more A330s

11 April 2012 Press Release

Aircraft are key element in fleet modernisation programme

Airbus MRO Network welcomes TAM MRO as newest member

5 April 2012 Press Release

Enhancing services for Airbus customers in South America

Airbus starts final assembly of A350 XWB static test aircraft

5 April 2012 Press Release

A350 XWB next generation aircraft takes shape

New Board members bring wide international expertise and know-how to the Airbus Corporate Foundation

2 April 2012 Press Release

Virginie Guyot, fighter pilot and Birgitte Stalder-Olsen, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies join Board of Directors

Airbus wins 1st corporate jet sale in Japan

30 March 2012 Press Release

ACJ318 has widest and tallest cabin of any corporate jet

Chile sees demand for more than 160 aircraft in next 20 years

29 March 2012 Press Release

Airbus unveils country’s market forecast at 2012 FIDAE Air Show

Airbus to invest € 2bn in R&D in 2012

27 March 2012 Press Release

Over 90% to benefit the environment

Airbus expands the A350 XWB’s Catalogue offering for Premium Seating, Business Class

27 March 2012 Press Release

• Offering even more interior choices for A350 XWB operators

• Jamco America becomes a new Airbus Contracted Supplier


Airbus to exhibit corporate jet for first time in Shanghai

27 March 2012 Press Release

ACJ318 on display has widest and tallest cabin of any bizjet

Airbus recognises cabin BFE suppliers customer support

27 March 2012 Press Release

Airbus’ Cabin BFE Supplier Support Rating recognises suppliers for best in-service performance

Airbus showcases A350 XWB cabin flexibility throughout the A350 Family at Aircraft Interiors Expo 2012:

26 March 2012 Press Release

Visit us at: Booth # B7D20, Hall 7, Tuesday 27th — Thursday 29th

Only one month left to register at the Airbus Lycée for the 2012/2013 school year

23 March 2012 Press Release

Registrations end 20th April 2012

Atlantic Airways takes delivery of its new Airbus A319

22 March 2012 Press Release

Aircraft to boost travel to and from Faroe Islands

Airbus, Boeing, Embraer collaborate on Aviation Biofuel Commercialisation

22 March 2012 Press Release

Accelerating availability is key pillar of industry’s sustainable growth strategy

Airbus and Virgin Australia study new alternative fuel process

21 March 2012 Press Release

Commercialisation of alternative aviation fuels takes a step forward

Airbus leads the way at the Aviation & Environment Summit in Geneva

19 March 2012 Press Release

Airbus underlines sustainable practices for “perfect flight”

25th humanitarian flight for the Airbus Corporate Foundation

16 March 2012 Press Release

Cebu Pacific Air and “Aviation sans Frontières” help ship 1 tonne of medical equipment to the Philippines on delivery flight

India needs over 1,040 aircraft worth US$145 billion in next 20 years

15 March 2012 Press Release

Demand for larger eco-efficient aircraft

A350 XWB "MSN1" aft fuselage built

13 March 2012 Press Release

Structural assembly of the first A350 XWB aft fuselage destined for the first flying A350 XWB (MSN1) has been completed at Airbus’ manufacturing site in Hamburg (Germany). The fuselage section will now undergo its secondary interior structural assembly and system installation before being delivered ...

Sweeping Loss for Boeing in WTO Appeal

12 March 2012 Press Release

• Appeal Report confirms and extends the WTO’s condemnation of massive illegal subsidies to Boeing

• Appellate Body rejects nearly 90% of US appeals of the WTO’s earlier findings while validating 100% of EU appeals

• Loss of roughly $45 billion in Airbus sales due to illegal Boeing subsidies

• B...

Airbus to exhibit corporate jet for first time in India

12 March 2012 Press Release

ACJ318 on display has widest and tallest cabin of any bizjet

Stop ETS trade conflict

12 March 2012 Press Release

Airbus and eight industry partners call upon Governments of France, Germany, the UK and Spain

A380 to fly at FIDAE Air Show as part of its Latin American Tour

8 March 2012 Press Release

A400M makes debut at the region’s biggest air show in Santiago de Chile

Airbus aims to hire at least 25 per cent women among its 4,000 new recruits in 2012

7 March 2012 Press Release

On International Women's Day (8th March) Airbus encourages more women to join the aeronautic industry.

THAI’s first A380 makes maiden flight from Toulouse

6 March 2012 Press Release

Next phase will be cabin installation and aircraft painting

Airbus A350 XWB landing gear test bench ready for service

2 March 2012 Press Release

The A350 XWB’s main and nose landing gear test bench is ready for service at Airbus’ site in Filton, UK. This latest step in the A350 XWB’s progress is achieved more than one year before the aircraft’s first flight and two years before its entry into service.

Extensive testing campaigns are being ...

A350's Trent XWB engine makes successful first flight on Airbus’ A380 test aircraft

18 February 2012 Press Release

Promising start to engine flight-test campaign one year ahead of A350 first flight

Flight tests to ensure high level of maturity from day one

THAI signs Flight Hour Services with Airbus for its A380 fleet

17 February 2012 Press Release

Securing highest service levels for Thai Airways’ daily A380 operations

SIA Engineering Company chooses Airbus Managed Inventory

15 February 2012 Press Release

- Airbus’ tailor-made solution will automate inventory management

- First to select ‘ownership’ option – part is ‘Airbus-owned’ until needed

Bhutan’s Drukair orders an Airbus A319 with Sharklets

15 February 2012 Press Release

Most efficient jet aircraft for high altitude airport operations

Airbus to launch A330P2F cargo conversion programme with ST Aerospace and EADS EFW

15 February 2012 Press Release

Extending Airbus’ Freighter portfolio

Asia-Pacific leading demand for new aircraft

15 February 2012 Press Release

Requirement for 9,370 aircraft valued at $1.3 trillion

ALAFCO orders additional 35 A320neo

14 February 2012 Press Release

Lessor strengthens portfolio with world’s fastest selling aircraft