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Airbus receives work-study trophy

29 November 2012 Press Release

The “Carnet de Vol Alternance” initiative rewarded

Qantas becomes a launch customer for Airbus’ iPad Electronic Flight Bag solution

29 November 2012 Press Release

Combining Airbus’ EFB content with the iPad portable device

Airbus offers new 242 tonne A330 takeoff-weight capability to extend market coverage

29 November 2012 Press Release

242 tonne option increases revenue payload on longer missions

Extra fuel capacity extends range by around 500nm at full passenger payload

Opening new direct flights with A330-300s between South-East Asia and Europe

Corsair celebrates its first A330-300

27 November 2012 Press Release

New levels of efficiency and comfort on Corsair routes

TransAsia Airways takes delivery of its first A330

26 November 2012 Press Release

First widebody aircraft for growing Taiwanese carrier

China’s Tibet Airlines takes delivery of its first FALC A319

23 November 2012 Press Release

China’s Tibet Airlines has taken delivery of its first A319 assembled at the Airbus Tianjin Final Assembly Line (FALC). The A319 delivered today is the fifth A319 to join the all Airbus fleet operated by lhasa based Tibet Airlines. The airline received its first Airbus A319 in July 2011 in Hamburg, ...

Latin American airlines will require more than 2,100 new aircraft in next 20 years

16 November 2012 Press Release

Region’s airlines to benefit from second highest traffic growth in the world

AJW Capital buys two A340-500s

15 November 2012 Press Release

AJW Capital becomes newest Airbus aircraft customer

Maldivian Airlines becomes a new A320 operator

15 November 2012 Press Release

Modern, best selling A320 Family continues to expand its operator base

Chinese customer orders Airbus ACJ319

14 November 2012 Press Release

Reinforces Airbus corporate jet presence in China

Interjet signs purchase agreement for 40 A320neo

13 November 2012 Press Release

Mexican airline latest in Latin America to select world’s best selling aircraft

Airbus welcomes European Commission response to ICAO Council outcome

12 November 2012 Press Release

Aviation industry moves one step closer to a global solution on aviation emissions

Airbus extends RFID part-marking across all its aircraft families

12 November 2012 Press Release

Efficient and error-proof identification of aircraft components

Afriqiyah Airways places firm order for four more A350 XWBs

12 November 2012 Press Release

Libyan carrier also up-sizes its original order for six A350-800s to larger A350-900s

Brazil will require nearly 1,100 new aircraft in next 20 years

8 November 2012 Press Release

World’s fourth largest passenger traffic market expects demand worth $160 billion

ATM teams from Airbus and EADS to participate in seven SESAR JU Integrated Flight Trials

8 November 2012 Press Release

Paving the way for reduced emissions and optimising airspace capacity throughout the North Atlantic and Continental Europe

TransAsia Airways orders six additional A321neo

8 November 2012 Press Release

Second NEO order for the Taiwanese company

Airbus A380 wins prestigious UK award

7 November 2012 Press Release

Noise Abatement Society award recognises Airbus A380 for reduced noise.

Airbus makes last call for entries in €30,000 Fly Your Ideas challenge

7 November 2012 Press Release

Students still have chance to shape future of flight with one month to go

Airbus to showcase latest products at Airshow China 2012

6 November 2012 Press Release

A320neo model on show for the first time in China

EVA Air becomes new A321 operator

31 October 2012 Press Release

Aircraft delivered on lease via Aviation Capital Group

Aeroflot takes delivery of its 100th Airbus aircraft, an A330

31 October 2012 Press Release

Carrier benefits from Airbus’ unique fleet commonality

ICBC Leasing takes delivery of its first Airbus aircraft

30 October 2012 Press Release

Chinese lessor relies on the world’s leading single-aisle A320 Family

Etihad Airways orders two more A330 passenger aircraft

30 October 2012 Press Release

Another vote of confidence for efficient, reliable A330

Airbus introduces ACJ318 Enhanced

29 October 2012 Press Release

New version brings extra features and options

Airbus ACJ319 to feature at NBAA show

29 October 2012 Press Release

Showcases largest cabin of any business jet

A320neo's first Pratt & Whitney test engine takes shape

26 October 2012 Press Release

Significant milestone reached and A320neo programme on track

Sepang Aircraft Engineering chooses Airbus Managed Inventory

25 October 2012 Press Release

• Airbus’ tailor-made solution will automate inventory management

• Leading to improved base maintenance services for lead customer Air Asia and other Airbus operators

Singapore Airlines to order more A380s and A350 XWBs

24 October 2012 Press Release

Maximum comfort and efficiency for medium and long haul routes

French Prime Minister inaugurates A350 XWB Final Assembly Line

23 October 2012 Press Release

Facility named after Airbus pioneer and founding father, Roger Béteille


A350 XWB vertical tail plane gets its livery

22 October 2012 Press Release

The vertical tail plane of the first flyable A350 XWB (MSN1) has just come out of the paint hall in Toulouse sporting the well-known Airbus blue and white livery. This is the first A350 XWB component to be painted in the Airbus livery. 

The 10 metre tall, composite vertical tail plane is produ...

Airbus Americas to grow business with S. California Manufacturers

19 October 2012 Press Release

Airbus currently spends $1 billion-plus in region, seeks to double spending with U.S. companies

Airbus and the Global Engineering Deans Council launch award to encourage more diversity in engineering programmes at universities worldwide

17 October 2012 Press Release

Ten thousand US dollar prize to reward diversity champion

Turkish Airlines orders another 15 Airbus A330 aircraft

9 October 2012 Press Release

Efficient reliable A330 family remains the popular choice

Airbus voted most attractive employer in France for the second year running

3 October 2012 Press Release

This award bears testimony to the aircraft manufacturer’s innovative HR policy

Philippine Airlines orders 10 more A330s

1 October 2012 Press Release

Airline increases recent order to over 60 Airbus aircraft

LAN Airlines becomes new customer for A320 Space-Flex cabin option

27 September 2012 Press Release

“Space-Flex” lavatory frees-up space for more comfort in A320 Family cabin

THAI takes delivery of its first A380

27 September 2012 Press Release

Airline becomes ninth operator of world's most eco-efficient aircraft

Next chapter in eight year old WTO conflict: Boeing’s WTO Default Prompts $ 12 Bn in Annual Sanctions

27 September 2012 Press Release

Failure to address Boeing subsidies condemned in the March 2012 final WTO judgment triggers EU request for largest sanction in WTO history

Airbus Corporate Jets exhibits ACJ319 at Jetexpo

26 September 2012 Press Release

Cabin is widest and tallest of any corporate jet

Airbus delivers the 100th A320 Family aircraft assembled in China

25 September 2012 Press Release

The 100th A320 Family aircraft assembled at Airbus’ A320 Family Final Assembly Line China (FALC) was handed over today to Air China. This delivery from the Airbus Tianjin Delivery Centre comes some three years after the first aircraft was delivered on 22nd June, 2009.

Sinopec and Airbus to develop Chinese alternative aviation fuel

24 September 2012 Press Release

Partners support Chinese sustainable alternative fuel standard and supply

Airbus ACJ319 makes first appearance at South African show

19 September 2012 Press Release

Showcases widest and tallest cabin of any corporate jet

Airbus strengthens leadership position with more efficient organisation

18 September 2012 Press Release

A more agile set-up to boost entrepreneurial spirit

AviancaTaca A330 delivery marks major milestone with 100th Airbus aircraft in operation

18 September 2012 Press Release

Airbus key to Latin American airline’s fleet expansion and modernization program

Airbus’ ‘Fly Your Ideas’ challenge brings innovation to campus

13 September 2012 Press Release

Prize winners will get a week of learning with top Airbus innovators and €30,000

Airbus supports extension of Clean Sky programme

12 September 2012 Press Release

• Letter of Intent signed by European aeronautic industry and research partners to extend the Clean Sky research programme to run from 2014 to 2020.

• Focusing on ACARE’s long-term vision to reduce air transport CO2 emissions by 75 percent by 2050.

• European industry joining to widen the integrat...

AirAsia to become first Airbus A320 ‘Sharklets’ operator

11 September 2012 Press Release

Airbus and the world’s largest A320 customer AirAsia announced that the airline will become the first operator of the A320 with ‘Sharklets’ when they take delivery of the first A320 equipped with these fuel-saving wing-tip devices at the end of this year. The aircraft exhibited on static and flying ...

ILA Berlin Air Show 2012 – Airbus foresees demand for more than 1,000 new aircraft in Germany over the next 20 years

11 September 2012 Press Release

Traffic with emerging markets driving demand

Airbus lights up Berlin’s Humboldt-Box with its vision of the future of flight in 2050

10 September 2012 Press Release

Breathtaking lightshow launches Airbus Smarter Skies campaign ahead of ILA





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