Press releases

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

Airbus unveils its 2050 vision for ‘Smarter Skies’

6 September 2012 Press Release

A future with more flights, fewer emissions and quicker passenger journey times

First A350 XWB static test aircraft wing arrives in Toulouse for ground tests

4 September 2012 Press Release

The first wing for the A350 XWB has arrived at Airbus’ final assembly line in Toulouse (France) where the new generation Airbus wide-body aircraft is being assembled. This first wing, which will not fly, is destined for the A350 XWB airframe used for static structural tests on the ground that all ne...

Demand spurs need for over 28,000 aircraft in the next 20 years.

4 September 2012 Press Release

Over 10,000 passenger jets to be replaced by newer fuel efficient models

Airbus highlights the future of aviation at ILA Berlin Air Show 2012

4 September 2012 Press Release

A320 with Sharklets on show for the first time in Germany

Assembly line in China completes the 100th A320 Family aircraft

31 August 2012 Press Release

Airbus and Chinese partners agree on a framework concerning FALC project extension

MNG Airlines takes delivery of its first A330-200F

30 August 2012 Press Release

Newest operator of world’s most efficient mid-size freighter

China’s ICBC Leasing places order for 50 Airbus A320 Family aircraft

30 August 2012 Press Release

Emerging lessor enhances portfolio with eco-efficient Airbus aircraft

Philippine Airlines places major order for Airbus aircraft

28 August 2012 Press Release

Airline selects A321 and A330 under fleet renewal programme

Airbus and China make a push for alternative fuels

27 August 2012 Press Release

Speeding up the commercialisation and production of alternative aviation fuel

Airbus ACJ318 will be highlight of LABACE

14 August 2012 Press Release

Aircraft is part of world’s most modern corporate jet family

A350 XWB “MSN1” flight-deck comes to life

2 August 2012 Press Release

Proving early readiness of aircraft systems a year before its first flight

Front section for first flyable A350 XWB "MSN1" arrives at Toulouse FAL

16 July 2012 Press Release

Airbus has delivered the front fuselage for the first flyable A350 XWB (MSN1) to the Final Assembly Line (FAL) in Toulouse (France). The impressive 21 metre long section is already equipped with its systems and was flown in from Airbus’ site in Saint-Nazaire (France) by the Airbus Beluga transport a...

EADS beats the recruitment drum at Farnborough 2012

12 July 2012 Press Release

Bright and noisy Flashdrums draw attention to recruitment at airshow

Workshops on innovation and career opportunities within EADS

5,000 recruitments and over 4,000 interns in 2012

Airbus wins US$16.9 billion worth of commitments at Farnborough International Air Show 2012

12 July 2012 Press Release

. 115 Airbus aircraft across three product families

. Airbus’ continuous improvement of its aircraft endorsed by the market

Avolon commits to 15 A320neo aircraft

12 July 2012 Press Release

New leasing customer for Airbus’ fuel efficient A320neo

Synergy Aerospace firms up order for nine Airbus A330 Family aircraft

12 July 2012 Press Release

Synergy Aerospace signed a firm order for nine Airbus A330 Family aircraft, including six A330-200 passenger and three A330-200 Freighter aircraft. Engine choice will be announced at a later date.

“The A330-200 is a great investment for Synergy thanks to its optimal fuel efficiency, low operating c...

UTair orders 20 A321s

12 July 2012 Press Release

Russian carrier becomes new Airbus customer

Middle East Airlines orders ten A320neo Family aircraft

12 July 2012 Press Release

New customer for the world’s fastest selling aircraft

Airbus welcomes ICAO’s first steps towards a CO2 Standard

12 July 2012 Press Release

Major achievement for a global aviation emissions standard

Airbus and GMF AeroAsia to develop strategic maintenance training partnership in Indonesia

11 July 2012 Press Release

Sharing Airbus experience on long term basis for the benefit of our customers

CIT adds 10 more A330s to its portfolio

11 July 2012 Press Release

First commitment for the new longer range A330

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