Going global (2001-2004)
Airbus overtook its rival in aircraft deliveries for the first time in 2003.
Record breakers (1993-2000)
Airbus set many operational records between the years 1993 and 2000.
Mission and governance
The Airbus Foundation drives the company's worldwide philanthropic actions.
Airbus has a major presence throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Test programme and certification
Airbus aircraft undergo rigorous flight test and certification campaigns.
Final assembly and tests
Airbus has final assembly lines in France, Germany, China and the U.S.