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The Airbus/Bombardier Partnership: “A Natural Fit”

The Airbus/Bombardier Partnership: “A Natural Fit”

Airbus and Bombardier Inc. formed a partnership to bring together Airbus’ global reach and scale with Bombardier’s newest, state-of-the-art jet aircraft family. Philippe Balducchi, CEO of the Airbus Bombardier, recently took some time to reflect on the “natural fit” of this remarkable partnership. Mike Richardson of Aerospace Manufacturing Magazine met with Mr. Balducchi, who […]

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Airbus Alabama Celebrates ISO14001 Certification Milestone

Airbus Alabama Celebrates ISO14001 Certification Milestone

The ISO 14001 certification is a voluntary internationally recognized standard which sets out the criteria for an effective environment management system. This recognition brings the Mobile Final Assembly Line in line with 56,000 colleagues in 20 sites across 7 countries, and shows our commitment to sustainability throughout the aircraft’s lifecycle.

Embry-Riddle to Team with Airbus, Flightworks

Embry-Riddle to Team with Airbus, Flightworks

In partnership with Airbus Alabama, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University will offer its award-winning educational programs at Flight Works Alabama. Markets Insider reports: Promoting career advancement and upward mobility for Airbus employees and other Mobile-area professionals as well as first-time college students and high school students engaged in a dual-enrollment program will be […]

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The First Airbus A220-100 Painted in Delta Colors

The First Airbus A220-100 Painted in Delta Colors

The first Airbus A220-100 painted in Delta colors has rolled out of the Bombardier paint shop, and when it’s delivered, it will be the first A220 in a U.S. airline fleet. Future A220s will be built at a new assembly line right here in Mobile. AL.com reports: Airbus and Bombardier plan to build […]

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Flightworks Alabama: A Gateway to Aerospace for Students

Flightworks Alabama: A Gateway to Aerospace for Students

Described as “a true partnership between Airbus and the state of Alabama”, Flightworks Alabama holds the promise of a future in aerospace for local students. AL.com reports: “The growth we talk about in Alabama is more than just investment. The growth also encompasses involvement,” Airbus Americas Chairman Emeritus Allan McArtor […]

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Airbus and the 31st Annual Alabama Coastal Cleanup

Airbus and the 31st Annual Alabama Coastal Cleanup

The Airbus Mobile Final Assembly Line is proud to be one of the sponsors for the Annual Alabama Coastal Cleanup, which will be celebrating its 31st year on Saturday, Sept. 15 and is the state’s largest one-day volunteer event. From AL.com: Residents, visitors, businesses and groups are organizing to pick up […]

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Alabama: One of the Best States for Manufacturing

Alabama: One of the Best States for Manufacturing

Global Trade magazine recently ranked Alabama as one of the best states in America for manufacturing. Considerations for this ranking included “an existing industrial base, the availability of talent, investment incentives, and favorable tax and regulatory environments.” Yellowhammer News reports: “AIDT, Alabama’s workforce development agency, initiates training programs to attract new industries. […]

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