Fly Your Ideas student challenge highlights the importance of innovation
The world’s leading aircraft manufacturer will be hiring more than 3,000 people in 2013.
Promoting professional integration in the aeronautical and space sector
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:
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,
First job openings for manufacturing activities for new Airbus facility
Innovation at the heart of business
Paves the way for A350 XWB’s first flight
Third order from carrier for all-new Airbus mid-size widebody
UNESCO, Air France and Stanford University representatives to join Airbus executives in selecting the Fly Your Ideas 2013 winners
Second position filled for new Airbus manufacturing facility
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...
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
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...
Experienced team will provide dedicated response to private jet needs
Design by Sylvain Mariat, Head of Airbus Corporate Jet Centre Design Studio
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 in China to benefit from more fuel savings
Features widest and tallest cabin of any business jet
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...
Existing and emerging solutions being studied for Canadian aviation
Team with the most innovative idea will win €30,000
First in the region to benefit from more fuel savings
David Paul Hills comes to U.S. from Airbus Operations in UK
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...
Sharklet equipped to save up to four percent in fuel burn
Eco-efficient Airbus aircraft support fast growing Chinese civil aviation
Eurocopter, another EADS subsidiary also contributes to disaster relief operations
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...
• Integrating and further developing Airbus’ airline “e-solutions”;
• Using ‘big-data’ to provide airlines with tailored fleet data management.
A350-1000 to take major role in British Airways future long-haul fleet
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...
Houghton to lead Airbus Training Center in Miami
Highlights widest and tallest cabin of any business jet
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’ Cabin BFE Supplier Support Rating recognises suppliers for best in-service performance
• 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
Opportunity for some 1,000 high-skilled workers direct and many more in supply chain
• 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
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 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...
First single-aisle Airbus aircraft to join Hawaiian’s fleet
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 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...
Increasing cooperation to support aircraft deliveries and airline customers
ROPS to also become available to other manufacturers’ aircraft
First Ukrainian carrier to benefit from up to four per cent fuel savings
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...
Airbus Americas has named Craig Hoskins, 50, as its new Vice President of Safety and Technical Affairs. He will join the company in May and spend some time in Airbus headquarters in Toulouse and traveling for orientation, before assuming all responsibilities of the role in July. Hoskins will be repl...