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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Alabama-based companies HPM, Brasfield & Gorrie, BRPH, H.O. Weaver and Sons, and BL Harbert International will all have roles to play in the construction of the the new A220 assembly line, to be located at the Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley. HPM is providing project management. Made In Alabama reports: “Our intent […]
The first production employees for Airbus’ A220 production facility in Mobile, Alabama have officially reported for work! The employees began their new hire orientation training at the AIDT facility on the Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley today. After a month of local training, the team will transition to Mirabel, Quebec (Canada) […]
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 […]
Airbus, in conjunction with its hiring partner AIDT, is seeking its first candidates to fill manufacturing positions for its newest assembly line in Mobile, Alabama. The positions are the first wave of production jobs announced for the company’s A220 aircraft assembly line. The open positions include Aircraft Structure/Installation Mechanics, Installers […]
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.
Airbus has named Birmingham-based HPM to act as the program manager for the planning, design and construction of our new A220 assembly line in Mobile. Made in Alabama reports: In this role, HPM will be responsible for managing all aspects of the design and construction of the new facility. It will also […]
On a recent Sunday afternoon, about 400 Airbus Mobile team members and family members gathered in Doyle Park, near the A320 production facility, for Family Day 2018. Baskets were shot. Footballs were tossed. Soccer balls were kicked. And slides were slid upon, much to the delight of attendees both young […]
We’re very proud to be a part of Flight Works Alabama, an facility that will both inspire and educate people in their pursuit of aviation careers. Business Alabama recently reported on the groundbreaking ceremony and future plans for Flight Works: “Success for Airbus, and any company, means we can’t just look […]
Along with their colleagues at Engineering and Defense & Space, members of the Airbus Mobile Final Assembly Line raised more than $5,360 for the American Cancer Society’s fight against breast cancer. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease and work for a cure.