News About Airbus

FlightPath9, Fast Track Create Job Path for Students

FlightPath9, Fast Track Create Job Path for Students

Airbus is partnering with local schools and other organizations to create new pathways to employment with Airbus for local high school students and others who have little or no aviation experience. AL.com reports: For high-school seniors, the first of the newly announced is a taxiway leading them directly into the second. FlightPath9 is a nine-month […]

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Airbus Celebrates 50th Anniversary With Historic Flight

Airbus Celebrates 50th Anniversary With Historic Flight

The Airbus family kicked off our 50th anniversary in style, with jets spanning our commercial line taking to the air in the skies over France, including the A220, A319neo, A330-900, A350-1000, A380, and BelugaXL. The French Air Force acrobatic team Patrouille de France joined us in celebration. Read more about the […]

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Airbus, Collins Aerospace in Foley Celebrate Success

Airbus, Collins Aerospace in Foley Celebrate Success

The Airbus Mobile Final Assembly line and the Collins Aerospace facility in Foley, one of our major suppliers, are celebrating several milestones with more to come. AL.com reports: Thursday’s celebration tied in, to some extent, with the 50th anniversary of Airbus’ founding, which the company celebrated on Wednesday. “Our relationship […]

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EDA Grant Awarded to Flight Works Alabama

EDA Grant Awarded to Flight Works Alabama

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $500,000 grant to Alabama Aviation Education Center, Inc., of Mobile, Alabama, which is located in a Tax Cuts and Jobs Act designated Opportunity Zone, to support development of the new Flight Works Alabama Aviation Education Center. “President Trump […]

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From left to right, Seng-Ai Liaw, Steven Wierszalowski, Jeremy Lapane, Joshua Powell, Joshua Cochran, Laurent Blattner, Sarah Dennis, Hugo Gomez, Frank Martin, Terry Hutchinson, Stephen Quinlivan, Jeremiah Warren, Kristi Tucker, Yves Le-Biannic.

Mobile Employees Experience American Magic

A dozen Airbus employees representing the three Airbus facilities in Mobile (production, engineering, defense & space) recently got an up close and personal visit to the training base for New York Yacht Club American Magic, the U.S. Challenger for sailing’s 36th America’s Cup set to be held in 2021. American […]

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A Milestone Indeed: Our 100th Aircraft

A Milestone Indeed: Our 100th Aircraft

The Mobile Final Assembly Line has reached another great milestone: we have delivered our 100th aircraft. The A320neo was delivered to Frontier Airlines, thanks to the hard work of all of Team Mobile. We anticipate many more milestones as we move forward into the future.