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Airbus confirms timing for A350 XWB First Flight

11 June 2013 Press Release

On track with programme schedule

Nathalie Ducombeau, Airbus receives “La Tribune Women’s Award”

11 June 2013 Press Release

In the “Woman Manager of the Year” category

Airbus competition showcases disruptive new ideas for future aviation industry

10 June 2013 Press Release

Fly Your Ideas student challenge highlights the importance of innovation

Airbus presents career opportunities at the Paris Air Show – Le Bourget

6 June 2013 Press Release

The world’s leading aircraft manufacturer will be hiring more than 3,000 people in 2013.

Airbus launches the second edition of the "Carnet de Vol Alternance" initiative

5 June 2013 Press Release

Promoting professional integration in the aeronautical and space sector

Airbus announces crew for A350 XWB First Flight

4 June 2013 Press Release

When the first A350 XWB to fly, known as MSN1, makes its maiden flight, an international crew of six will be on board, comprising two Flight Test Pilots, one Test Flight Engineer and three Flight Test Engineers.

Two test pilots and the project test flight engineer will be located in the cockpit:

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Thierry Baril Named HR Director of the Year

4 June 2013 Press Release

Thierry Baril, Chief Human Resources Officer of EADS & Airbus, was named HR Director of the year at an awards ceremony in Paris on 3 June by the Hudson, Le Figaro Economie and Cadremploi Group .

The award was created in 1997 to raise the profile of the profession,

Airbus Americas seeking manufacturing engineers for Mobile assembly line

3 June 2013 Press Release

First job openings for manufacturing activities for new Airbus facility

Airbus shows off its latest products at 50th Paris Air Show

3 June 2013 Press Release

Innovation at the heart of business

First A350 XWB’s engines powered up

2 June 2013 Press Release

Paves the way for A350 XWB’s first flight

Singapore Airlines to order up to 50 more A350 XWBs

30 May 2013 Press Release

Third order from carrier for all-new Airbus mid-size widebody

High-flying judges check-in for global Airbus student challenge

30 May 2013 Press Release

UNESCO, Air France and Stanford University representatives to join Airbus executives in selecting the Fly Your Ideas 2013 winners

Airbus Americas names Kit Johnson Customs Manager for Mobile assembly line

22 May 2013 Press Release

Second position filled for new Airbus manufacturing facility

Airbus Corporate Jet Centre expands Services Sales team

22 May 2013 Press Release

Airbus Corporate Jet Centre (ACJC), the specialist in Airbus Corporate Jet VIP cabin completion and customised nose-to-tail services, is expanding its Services Sales team to meet the growing needs of its customers.

Jérôme Ferasin is appointed Head of Services Sales. He was previously Sales Director...

Oman Air orders three A330-300 aircraft

22 May 2013 Press Release

A330 success continues as the solution for long-haul growth

Airbus Corporate Jet Centre leads in Eastern Europe with maintenance organisation approval from Russian authorities

21 May 2013 Press Release

Airbus Corporate Jet Centre (ACJC), the specialist in Airbus Corporate Jet VIP cabin completion and customised nose-to-tail services, has received Part 145 maintenance organisation approval from the Russian State Centre of Aviation Flight Safety, confirming its leadership in Eastern Europe as a comp...

Airbus introduces new C4you support for corporate jet customers

21 May 2013 Press Release

Experienced team will provide dedicated response to private jet needs

Airbus ACJ319 Bluejay cabin project

20 May 2013 Press Release

Design by Sylvain Mariat, Head of Airbus Corporate Jet Centre Design Studio

Airbus Corporate Jet Centre boosts MRO services by obtaining CAMO approval

20 May 2013 Press Release

Airbus Corporate Jet Centre (ACJC), the specialist in Airbus Corporate Jet VIP cabin completion and customised nose-to-tail services, has been approved by EASA as a Continuous Airworthiness Management Organisation (CAMO), offering ACJ customers a complementary expertise as a VIP maintenance, repair ...

First Chinese assembled A320 with Sharklets goes to China Eastern

17 May 2013 Press Release

First in China to benefit from more fuel savings

Airbus ACJ318 cabin takes centre-stage at EBACE

15 May 2013 Press Release

Features widest and tallest cabin of any business jet

First A350 XWB painting completed in Toulouse

13 May 2013 Press Release

Painting of the first A350 XWB “MSN001” was today fully completed as it emerged in its Airbus livery out from the paintshop in Toulouse. This latest milestone shows that MSN001 is progressing well on its route to first flight.

The aircraft painting was achieved in less than seven days and follows t...

Airbus, Air Canada and BioFuelNet Canada push for new aviation fuels

13 May 2013 Press Release

Existing and emerging solutions being studied for Canadian aviation

Five teams shortlisted for Airbus’ Fly Your Ideas challenge final

13 May 2013 Press Release

Team with the most innovative idea will win €30,000

Air Astana takes delivery of its first Sharklet equipped A320

6 May 2013 Press Release

First in the region to benefit from more fuel savings

Airbus Americas fills new position, Director - Research and Technology

1 May 2013 Press Release

David Paul Hills comes to U.S. from Airbus Operations in UK

Wizz Air Hungary takes delivery of its first Airbus Sharklet equipped A320

29 April 2013 Press Release

Wizz Air Hungary, the largest Central and Eastern European low cost - low fare airline, has taken delivery of its first A320 aircraft equipped with Sharklet fuel saving wing tip devices. The carrier becomes one of the first Eastern European Airlines to do so, following the delivery in March of the f...

Nepal Airlines selects the Airbus A320 for fleet modernisation

29 April 2013 Press Release

Sharklet equipped to save up to four percent in fuel burn

China’s CAS signs GTA with Airbus for 60 aircraft

25 April 2013 Press Release

Eco-efficient Airbus aircraft support fast growing Chinese civil aviation

EADS and Airbus donate four million RMB to earthquake hit Ya’an city in South western China

24 April 2013 Press Release

Eurocopter, another EADS subsidiary also contributes to disaster relief operations

LAN and TAM take delivery of first Airbus A320s with Sharklets

23 April 2013 Press Release

LAN and TAM Airlines, two of Latin America’s leading airlines and part of the LATAM Airlines Group -- one of Airbus largest customers in terms of orders, in-service aircraft and backlog -- took delivery of their first Airbus A320s equipped with Sharklets. Powered by CFM, the LAN and TAM aircraft wer...

Airbus and IBM to help aircraft operators optimize fleet management and operations

23 April 2013 Press Release

• Integrating and further developing Airbus’ airline “e-solutions”;

• Using ‘big-data’ to provide airlines with tailored fleet data management.

 

IAG and British Airways select the A350

22 April 2013 Press Release

A350-1000 to take major role in British Airways future long-haul fleet

Tail section for Qatar Airways’ first A380 rolls out of paint shop

22 April 2013 Press Release

The vertical tail section for the first A380 for Qatar Airways has been painted with the airline’s trademark oryx logo at Airbus facilities in Hamburg. The painting was completed earlier this week and the assembly of the airline’s first A380 is set to begin this month, for delivery in early 2014.&nb...

Airbus Americas names Joseph T. Houghton Vice President of Training & Flight Operations Support

19 April 2013 Press Release

Houghton to lead Airbus Training Center in Miami

Airbus ACJ318 brings comfort and elegance to ABACE

11 April 2013 Press Release

Highlights widest and tallest cabin of any business jet

Volaris becomes first Mexican airline with Sharklet-equipped A320

10 April 2013 Press Release

Today, Mexican low-cost carrier Volaris celebrated the delivery of its first Sharklet-equipped Airbus A320 with a special flight from Mexico City to Cancun. Volaris is the first Mexico-based operator of the new fuel-saving wing tip devices.  The flight today showcased the aircraft effici

Airbus recognises cabin BFE suppliers’ customer support

9 April 2013 Press Release

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

Airbus to further expand the A350 XWB’s Catalogue offering for Premium Economy Seating

9 April 2013 Press Release

• Offering even more interior choices for A350 XWB operators

• EADS Sogerma to introduce a new seat model into the A350 XWB catalogue

• Joining Zodiac in enriching the A350 XWB’s Premium Economy Seating offer

Construction begins on Airbus’ U.S. Assembly Line

8 April 2013 Press Release

Opportunity for some 1,000 high-skilled workers direct and many more in supply chain

Airbus showcases innovations at Aircraft Interiors Expo 2013

8 April 2013 Press Release

• A320 Family rear-cabin innovations – new mock-up on display

• Latest A350 XWB catalogue enrichments

• New A380 high-definition video cabin preview

• Experience A330 interactive cabin visualisation in 360 degrees

 

airberlin group takes delivery of its first Airbus A320 equipped with sharklets

26 March 2013 Press Release

Germany's airberlin group took delivery of its first Airbus A320 equipped with fuel saving wing tip devices, called Sharklets. The aircraft will join the fleet of the Austrian based airline NIKI, which is owned by the airberlin group. Between now and 2015 the airberlin group, Germany’s second bigges...

Airbus installs Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines and Honeywell APU on A350 XWB MSN001

26 March 2013 Press Release

Airbus has installed on the first flight-test A350 XWB (MSN001) its two flight-ready Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines and is also installing the new Honeywell HGT1700 auxiliary power unit (APU) at Airbus’ production facilities in Toulouse (France).

The new Trent engines were both received from UTC Aer...

Hawaiian Airlines orders 16 A321neo aircraft

25 March 2013 Press Release

First single-aisle Airbus aircraft to join Hawaiian’s fleet

Vueling takes delivery of its first Airbus Sharklet equipped A320.

22 March 2013 Press Release

Vueling, the largest low cost airline in Spain, has taken delivery of its first A320 aircraft equipped with Sharklet fuel saving wing tip devices, becoming the first Spanish carrier to do so. Including this delivery, Vueling’s in-service fleet rises to 61 A320 Family aircraft

Sharklets are newly de...

Airbus Americas appoints Jennifer Ogle as HR Director for Mobile assembly line

21 March 2013 Press Release

Airbus Americas has named Jennifer Ogle, 49, as the new Director of Human Resources (HR) for its Mobile, Alabama assembly line. Ogle will join Airbus on April 15 and report to Linda Herbert, Vice President of HR for Airbus Americas.

During the construction phase of the assembly line in Mo...

Airbus signs MoU on aircraft financing with Abu Dhabi partner ADNL

21 March 2013 Press Release

Increasing cooperation to support aircraft deliveries and airline customers

American Airlines selects Airbus’ Runway Overrun Prevention System for its A320 Family fleet

20 March 2013 Press Release

ROPS to also become available to other manufacturers’ aircraft

Wizz Air Ukraine takes delivery of its first Sharklet equipped A320.

19 March 2013 Press Release

First Ukrainian carrier to benefit from up to four per cent fuel savings

Véronique Creissels nominated Head of Communications

19 March 2013 Press Release

Véronique Creissels has been appointed Airbus’ Head of Communications and will take up the position in early June. Reporting directly to Airbus President and CEO, Fabrice Brégier, she will oversee the Airbus’ communication activities as Brand Strategy, Media Relations, Internal Communications, Exhib...

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