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Airbus Corporate Foundation, Emirates Airline, and Action Against Hunger partner to deliver humanitarian cargo

20 November 2013 Press Release

Relief for malnutrition shipped to Dubai on Emirates’ 38th A380

Air Algérie orders three A330 passenger aircraft

19 November 2013 Press Release

Air Algérie has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for three A330-200 passenger aircraft as part of the carrier’s continued growth plans. This order has been placed at Dubai Airshow 2013.

The new aircraft will be deployed on medium and long haul routes from the Air Algérie hub in Algeria. Air Alg...

Emirates to implement Airbus Managed Inventory (AMI) Service

19 November 2013 Press Release

Automatically replenishing inventory levels at Emirates’ facilities

Guaranteeing parts availability & decreasing inventory stock levels

Libyan Wings orders three A350 XWBs and four A320neo’s

18 November 2013 Press Release

Newly launched airline chooses Airbus

Etihad Airways orders 50 A350 XWB, 36 A320neo and one A330-200F

17 November 2013 Press Release

Another vote of confidence from a leading Middle East carrier for Airbus

Qatar Airways expands its Airbus A330 Freighter fleet

17 November 2013 Press Release

Deal worth $2.8bn for up to 13 A330-200Fs including options

Complementing three A330-200Fs already operated by Qatar Airways.

Emirates orders 50 additional A380s, boosting fleet to 140

17 November 2013 Press Release

H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum: “A380 continues to be Emirates’ flagship”

Passengers willing to invest time and money in search of comfort

17 November 2013 Press Release

International research from Airbus reveals that a new generation of discerning passengers are increasingly researching in-flight seat comfort prior to booking long haul full service flights. They are also prepared to dig deeper into their pocket to pay for more comfort in economy.  Some 54 per ...

Airbus Corporate Foundation coordinates Humanitarian Relief Aid to the Philippines

15 November 2013 Press Release

Airbus A340 flight test aircraft en route from Lyon with 28 logistics and rescue specialists on board plus nearly 30 tonnes of humanitarian goods facilitated by ‘Action Contre la Faim’

Delivery Flight of Philippine Airlines’ newest Airbus A321 with medical team and 11 tonnes of relief goods dispatc...

Latin American airlines need over 2,300 new aircraft in next 20 years

15 November 2013 Press Release

Intra-regional route development gives region huge potential for growth

easyJet, Airbus and Nicarnica Aviation successfully create first ever significant artificial ash cloud for test purposes.

13 November 2013 Press Release

AVOID sensor concept proven to detect and estimate concentrations of volcanic ash in the atmosphere

Germania becomes new Airbus A321 operator

13 November 2013 Press Release

Aircraft equipped with Sharklet wing tip fuel saving devices

Airbus highlighting two corporate jets at Dubai Airshow

13 November 2013 Press Release

Demonstrating comfort and space par excellence

Airbus delivers first A319 with Runway Overrun Prevention System (ROPS) to American Airlines

12 November 2013 Press Release

FAA certifies ROPS technology on A320 Family

Airbus showcases Innovation at the Dubai Airshow

12 November 2013 Press Release

Most modern aircraft, services and products take centre stage

Japan’s Vanilla Air takes delivery of first A320 with Sharklets

12 November 2013 Press Release

Narita-based low-cost carrier becomes newest Airbus operator

A320neo programme starts first major-component assembly

8 November 2013 Press Release

First A320neo engine pylon assembled in Toulouse

Other NEO subassemblies taking shape soon across Airbus sites

Tigerair is first in Asia to retrofit A320 with Sharklets

5 November 2013 Press Release

Tigerair of Singapore today unveiled the first A320 aircraft to be retrofitted in Asia with Sharklets. Five A320s have already been delivered to Tigerair with Sharklet-ready wings, with the retrofit work being undertaken by Sepang Aircraft Engineering in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Sharklets are made f...

Fifth and final A350 XWB test aircraft enters final assembly line

4 November 2013 Press Release

Assembly of MSN5, the fifth and final member of the A350 XWB flight test fleet is now underway with the fuselage joining process. This follows the recent arrival of the three fuselage sections at the A350 XWB final assembly line in Toulouse, France.

Local new hires to Airbus Americas begin global career adventure

30 October 2013 Press Release

First group of manufacturing-related employees for assembly line in Mobile, Alabama.

Airbus launches Sharklet retrofit for in-service A320 Family aircraft

29 October 2013 Press Release

Cuts fuel burn by up to 4%, lengthens in-service life

JetBlue Deal Marks 10,000th Airbus A320 Family Order

29 October 2013 Press Release

Order includes: 35 new aircraft; 18 upsized models; launches Sharklets retrofit programme

Airbus calls on aviation industry to set a new standard for long-haul comfort

28 October 2013 Press Release

Airbus proposes 18 inch (45.72cm) seat width as the standard for future long haul economy air travel

EVA Air takes delivery of its first Airbus A321 equipped with Sharklets

23 October 2013 Press Release

Carrier becomes Taiwan’s first operator of Airbus’ wing tip fuel saving devices

Airbus and Global Engineering Deans Council hand out the first award for diversity in engineering education

22 October 2013 Press Release

Wichita State University representative wins for her initiative to increase diversity in engineering.

Airbus receives prestigious European Award

22 October 2013 Press Release

Recognition for European integration and economic achievement

VivaAerobus places Latin America’s biggest Airbus aircraft order

21 October 2013 Press Release

Mexican low-cost airline to renew fleet with order for 52 A320 Family aircraft

Airbus ACJ319 highlights wide-cabin comfort at NBAA show

17 October 2013 Press Release

Most comfort and space of any business jet

Second A350 XWB test aircraft successfully completes first flight

14 October 2013 Press Release

The second A350 XWB to fly, MSN3, has just landed back at Toulouse-Blagnac Airport France, shortly after 14:30 hours local time, after successfully completing its first flight that lasted approximately five hours.

The A350 XWB test aircraft, MSN3, was flown by Frank Chapman and Thierry Bourges, Air...

Airbus opens its doors to young girls - “Les Elles du Futur”

14 October 2013 Press Release

Schoolgirls discover professions in aeronautics

World freighter fleet to reach almost 3,000 aircraft in next 20 years

10 October 2013 Press Release

Strong long-term traffic growth with the emerging countries set to outpace the growth of developed countries;

Dedicated freighters will remain an essential part of world cargo – belly cargo proportion to remain unchanged;

Mid-sized aircraft account for largest freighter segment, requiring almost 1...

Airbus and Japan Airlines sign their first ever order

7 October 2013 Press Release

Japan Airlines (JAL) has signed a purchase agreement for 31 A350 XWBs (18 A350-900s and 13 A350-1000s), plus options for a further 25 aircraft. This is JAL’s first ever order for Airbus aircraft.* It is also the first order Airbus has received from Japan for the A350 XWB, confirming its continuing s...

Airbus donates A300 flap to Pennsylvania State University

4 October 2013 Press Release

Recent inventory checks at Airbus’ Spares Center in Ashburn, Virginia revealed a treasure which was handed over today to Penn State’s College of Engineering.

Airbus has donated a like-new flap for an A300 aircraft to school leaders in University Park, Pennsylvania. The flap, which will be used for...

Airbus develops presence in Malaysia with new services

2 October 2013 Press Release

Manufacturer to expand footprint in South East Asia

Airbus elected ‘most appealing employer in France’ for the third year running

2 October 2013 Press Release

A forward-looking company offering real career opportunities

Sichuan Airlines takes delivery of its first A321 with Sharklets

27 September 2013 Press Release

Captures growth with larger, eco-efficient single-aisle model

Air Namibia takes delivery of its first Airbus A330

27 September 2013 Press Release

A330s to modernize long-haul fleet.

Garuda Indonesia starts taking delivery of new A330-300 fleet

26 September 2013 Press Release

Aircraft feature premium products for long range services

Final assembly of first Asiana Airlines A380 underway

26 September 2013 Press Release

First aircraft scheduled for delivery in second quarter of 2014

VietJetAir to acquire up to 100 new A320 Family aircraft

25 September 2013 Press Release

Low Cost Carrier becomes new Airbus customer

BOC Aviation orders 25 A320 Family aircraft, including 12 A320neo

25 September 2013 Press Release

Key lessor highlights flourishing demand for A320 Family

Qingdao Airlines orders 23 A320 Family aircraft

25 September 2013 Press Release

Newly established airline in China to start operation with best-selling A320

Zhejiang Loong Airlines signs MoU for 20 A320 Family aircraft

25 September 2013 Press Release

Hangzhou based airline to start passenger operations soon

Airbus announces lower weight A330 for regional & domestic operations

25 September 2013 Press Release

Optimised for shorter haul missions, offering higher capacity, long-range comfort and unbeatable economics

Spring Airlines receives its first A320 with fuel-saving Sharklets

24 September 2013 Press Release

China’s first low-cost carrier benefits from most efficient single-aisle aircraft

Over 29,000 new aircraft required in the next 20 years

24 September 2013 Press Release

Future journeys will increasingly rely on aviation

A350 XWB joins the A330 and A380 for an Airbus “Xtra-widebody” family flight

19 September 2013 Press Release

The Airbus widebody family of flight test aircraft, the A380, A330 and the all-new A350 XWB, took off from Toulouse today flying together for the first time before continuing on separate flight test missions. 

Airbus’ full range of modern, widebody aircraft - from the versatile A330, to the su...

Lufthansa, Airbus’ biggest airline customer, commits to up to 55 A350s

19 September 2013 Press Release

A350 key to modernising Lufthansa’s long-haul fleet

Harbin Composite Manufacturing Centre delivers 1st major A350 part

16 September 2013 Press Release

Airbus’ newest joint venture in China progresses well on A350 work packages

Airbus Assembly Line in Mobile Reaching for the Sky

13 September 2013 Press Release

First vertical steel column raised for A320 Family Assembly Line in Mobile, Alabama.

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