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Frequently Asked Questions

The following Frequently Asked Questions address many of the typical queries concerning Airbus, its operations, products, and company-related topics.


Q. What is Airbus?
A. Airbus is an Airbus Group company  based in Toulouse, France. It is incorporated under French law as a simplified joint stock company or SAS (Société par Actions Simplifiée). Find out more
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Q. Where are Airbus aircraft manufactured?
A. Sub-sections of Airbus aircraft are manufactured in different Airbus plants across Europe. This trans-national process is structured around key manufacturing units, each of which is responsible for producing a complete section of the aircraft for delivery to the final assembly lines. Airbus has final assembly line locations in Toulouse, France, Hamburg, Germany and Tianjin, China, as well as a new facility in Mobile, Alabama, which is scheduled to deliver its first aircraft in 2016.
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Q. How can I visit an Airbus factory?
A. Tours are organised at the main factories in Toulouse (France) and Hamburg, Bremen and Stade (Germany).

For Toulouse, contact: Taxiway
Village Aeroconstellation, rue Franz Joseph Strauss, 31700 Blagnac, France
Tel: +33 (0) 5 34 39 42 00
Fax: +33 (0) 5 34 39 42 05

For Hamburg, Bremen and Stade, contact: Globetrotter Tours 
Postbox 14 45, 25404 Pinneberg, Germany
Tel: + 49 (0) 40 743-73975
Fax:  +49 (0) 40 743-72686
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