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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

China Aircraft Leasing Company commits to 36 A320 Family aircraft

11 July 2012 Press Release

Operators can select Airbus’ new fuel saving Sharklets

Bernard Ziegler receives the Flightglobal Lifetime Achievement Award

10 July 2012 Press Release

Airbus pioneer recognised for his outstanding contribution to aerospace

Airbus recognises suppliers for best in-service performance

10 July 2012 Press Release

Supplier Support Rating award winners judged by 124 Airbus operators

Airbus launches Space-Flex cabin option with TAM Airlines order

10 July 2012 Press Release

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

Cathay Pacific selects A350-1000

10 July 2012 Press Release

Airline to add largest version of all-new airliner to existing A350 XWB order

Airbus offers iPad Electronic Flight Bag solution

10 July 2012 Press Release

Combining Airbus’ EFB content with the world’s most versatile mobile device

Bhutan’s Drukair confirms order for Airbus A319 with Sharklets

10 July 2012 Press Release

World’s most efficient aircraft for high altitude airports

UK Prime Minister welcomed on board Malaysia Airlines A380

9 July 2012 Press Release

The A380 was the star of the opening day of the Farnborough International Airshow today, with a special visit from UK Prime Minister David Cameron.

Mr Cameron visited Malaysia Airlines’ (MAS) second Airbus A380, which is on display at the show Monday through Wednesday. The Prime Minister was given ...

Arkia Israel Airlines signs for four A321neo aircraft

9 July 2012 Press Release

Eco-efficient A320 neo family enables Airbus to expand presence in Israel

Airbus welcomes the announcement of the EU research budget

9 July 2012 Press Release

Airbus welcomes the announcement of the EU research budget and would like to take this opportunity to congratulate the European Commission on its most recent set of calls, announced as part of the 7th EU Research and Technological Framework Programme (FP7).

The 8.1 billion euros that the EU Commiss...

Airbus offers longer-range A330 with increased payload

9 July 2012 Press Release

New 240 tonne takeoff-weight capability extends A330’s market coverage

Airbus starts production of the A320neo Family

8 July 2012 Press Release

First metal-cut takes place in Toulouse on engine pylon

Air travel remains real World Wide Web as Facebook won’t replace face to face

6 July 2012 Press Release

Survey highlights opportunities to improve passenger experience

Airbus attracting talent at the Farnborough Airshow

4 July 2012 Press Release

World’s leading aircraft manufacturer to recruit over 4,000 people in 2012

Airbus to establish assembly line in United States

2 July 2012 Press Release

Industry-leading A320 Family aircraft to be made in largest single-aisle aircraft market

THAI Smile takes delivery of its first A320

2 July 2012 Press Release

New regional air services to start operations in July with all-Airbus fleet

Unique Airbus international recruitment event in Toulouse- France

30 June 2012 Press Release

Applications for jobs on all Airbus aircraft programs open from now until 28th May

Airbus Innovation and technology leadership at Farnborough

29 June 2012 Press Release

A380 in static and flying displays

First MAS A380 revealed in special livery

26 June 2012 Press Release

The first A380 for Malaysia Airlines (MAS) was unveiled today bearing its special celebration livery, ahead of entry-into-service next week on the Kuala Lumpur-London route.

The livery was designed by MAS specifically for it its new A380 flagship and was applied post-delivery by Airbus in Toulouse....

First THAI A380 rolls out of paint shop

25 June 2012 Press Release

The first A380 for Thai Airways International (THAI) was rolled out of the Airbus paint shop in Hamburg over the weekend, bearing the airline’s distinctive livery.

This marks the completion of the painting and cabin installation work on the aircraft, which will now enter a final phase of ground and...

Airbus rewarded at the World Investment Conference

22 June 2012 Press Release

Trophy for the Best European Investor in Europe

Transaero Airlines firms up order for four A380s

21 June 2012 Press Release

First A380 customer in Russia, the CIS and Eastern Europe

Airbus and Air Canada make North America’s first ever “Perfect Flight”

18 June 2012 Press Release

Potential to reduce CO2 emissions by more than 40%

Airbus launches enhanced Customer Support Network in India

18 June 2012 Press Release

Full local support for growing Airbus fleet and customer base in the region

Airbus supports the IUCN’s “Plant a Pledge” campaign advocating the largest land restoration initiative ever

12 June 2012 Press Release

Bianca Jagger calls on public to urge global leaders to meet 150 million hectare restoration target

Airbus marks 10 years of growth in Wichita, USA, and announces major foundation partnership with United Way to mentor local youth

11 June 2012 Press Release

Ten years ago, Airbus appeared on the Wichita, Kansas aviation scene with the opening of its first U.S. engineering center in the city’s Old Town section.  A decade later, Airbus’ operation in Wichita has grown by more than 600%, and the company’s role in the local aerospace community and its c...

Norwegian firms up order for 100 Airbus A320neo

8 June 2012 Press Release

New Airbus customer in Norway

AirAsia Japan takes delivery of its first Airbus A320 aircraft

8 June 2012 Press Release

Japan’s newest low-cost carrier to start operation with all-Airbus fleet in August

Air Lease Corporation firms up order for 36 A320neo Family aircraft

6 June 2012 Press Release

Clear lessor endorsement for the A321, the largest A320 Family member

Etihad Airways selects fuel saving Sharklets for new Airbus A320 fleet

6 June 2012 Press Release

Airbus’ new large wingtip devices to enhance performance of Etihad Airways’ future A320s

Fabrice Bregier at the Airbus controls

1 June 2012 Press Release

New Airbus President and CEO appoints his Executive Committee

UNESCO backs Airbus initiative to engineer tomorrow’s world

30 May 2012 Press Release

Global ‘Fly Your Ideas’ contest to inspire a new wave of engineering talent

Airbus Corporate Foundation and International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies sign cooperation agreement

30 May 2012 Press Release

Extended cooperation for humanitarian relief

Malaysia Airlines takes delivery of its first A380

29 May 2012 Press Release

Eighth operator of world's largest and most eco-efficient aircraft

New Airbus operator Bingo Airways starts charter flights

29 May 2012 Press Release

Warsaw-based carrier operates its first Airbus A320

Airbus and Etihad Airways begin full RNP-AR implementation in Abu Dhabi Terminal Airspace

24 May 2012 Press Release

Etihad Airways A330 performs first optimized RNP-AR approach in Abu Dhabi.

Reducing fuel consumption by 100 to 200kg per approach with Continuous Descent Operations and shorter trajectories.

 

Airbus, EADS EFW and ST Aerospace finalise agreement for A330P2F conversion programme

21 May 2012 Press Release

• Paving the way for full industrial launch later this year
• Expanding Airbus’ freighter portfolio

Airbus, ST Aerospace and EADS EFW have finalised the agreement to establish the collaboration for the launch of the A330 Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) conversion programme. This follows...

Airbus corporate jets gain approval for Part 135 operations

14 May 2012 Press Release

Will enable more widespread use in charter operations

First MAS A380 moves to flight line in preparation for delivery

10 May 2012 Press Release

The first A380 for Malaysia Airlines (MAS) returned to Toulouse on 9th May following completion of interior furnishing and cabin system tests in Hamburg. The aircraft is now stationed at the Airbus flight line for final system checks prior to the start of the customer acceptance process and delivery...

Airbus is displaying an ACJ319 at EBACE

10 May 2012 Press Release

Features widest and tallest cabin of any business jet

First new-build Sharklet-equipped A320 completed in Toulouse

26 April 2012 Press Release

Airbus has produced the first new-build A320 with Sharklets. Depicted here at its roll-out in Toulouse, MSN 5098 will be one of several A320 Family aircraft in the certification flight-test campaign starting in May this year and lasting around 600 flight hours. These Sharklet tests follow the succes...

Students graduate from Sino-European aeronautics masters programme supported by Airbus

26 April 2012 Press Release

A joint programme to educate aviation professionals for China

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