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Pages for Aircraft history (63)

Aircraft history

Review the history of Airbus aircraft from 1967 all the way to today.

Early days (1967)

The A300 was launched with an agreement signed at the 1969 Paris Air Show.

Going global (2001-2004)

Airbus overtook its rival in aircraft deliveries for the first time in 2003.

The "wow" factor... and a new era dawns (2004-2007)

Airbus unveiled the company’s A380 final assembly line in 2004.

First order, first flight (1970-1972)

The A300's first order and first flight were major achievements for Airbus.

Challenges and achievements (2006-2009)

Airbus celebrated its 40-year anniversary in 2009.

News for Aircraft history (220)

MRO software providers MRX Systems, Rusada, Ramco and Traxxall team up with Airbus Helicopters to exchange maintenance data digitally


Airbus Perlan Mission II soars to over 62,000 feet, setting second altitude world record and crossing Armstrong Line

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Airbus-led consortium to provide European Union with seamless satellite-based coverage of Europe at unprecedented scale and speed


Putting a smile on the BelugaXL’s face


Airbus extends Technology Research with Chinese partners


Airbus jetliners: A standard-setting history

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