During the Farnborough Airshow customers are eagerly lining up to buy, with Airbus aircraft literally flying off the shelves!
This is the atmosphere in the “Let’s Shop Airbus” boutique, where an increasingly diverse product line of Airbus-branded merchandise is available for purchase throughout the week-long aerospace event at Farnborough Airport.
During both the professional and public days, business has been brisk as industry managers, specialists and aviation enthusiasts of all ages buy everything from Airbus jetliner scale models and key chains to self-adhesive wall tattoos with the A380 silhouette.
Among the hot-sellers are pens and iPad covers made of graphic composite – reflecting the extensive use of such material on Airbus’ new A350 XWB jetliner.
New additions to the Let’s Shop Airbus lineup at Farnborough include stylish women’s clothing and backpacks for children in the colourful “Kids Collection.”
Located at the air show grounds near the A380’s parking spot on the flight line, the “Let’s Shop Airbus” boutique is open through Sunday – and is accessible around the clock at: in its on-line version at: www.airbus-shop.com.