News About Airbus

Mobile’s First Girls In Aviation Day

Mobile’s First Girls In Aviation Day

The Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility is delighted to have sponsored Mobile’s first Girls in Aviation Day event! A large group of local girls were able to experience the excitement of aviation with a tour of our A320 manufacturing facility among many other STEM activities. Thanks to the help of Airbus […]

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How Airbus Comes Together In Mobile

How Airbus Comes Together In Mobile

AL.com has published a step-by-step slide show about how Airbus produces A320 Family airplanes in Mobile, Ala., complete with videos. Take a look at http://www.al.com/news/index.ssf/2017/08/taking_flight_how_an_airbus_je.html.

Two Special Milestones in July

Two Special Milestones in July

Two special milestones were reached in July at the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile. With the delivery of MSN7690 to Spirit Airlines on July 28, we have delivered a total of 18 aircraft in 2017 thus far. That’s one more than delivered in all of 2016. On July 29, […]

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Airbus Engineers Strengthen Local Aerospace Industry

Airbus Engineers Strengthen Local Aerospace Industry

Did you know that Airbus is committed to more than building planes in Alabama? We’re also committed to building a stronger aerospace industry and educated workforce in our region. Made In Alabama reports: In addition to supporting Airbus’ global operations and regularly interacting with colleagues in France and Germany, the […]

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Delta Pilot’s Career Brings Him Back to Brookley

Delta Pilot’s Career Brings Him Back to Brookley

The delivery of the fourth Mobile-made A321 to Delta Airlines was a special occasion for Mobile-born pilot, Jared Hodge. It brought him full circle from his first flight, at Brookley Field, in a single-engine prop. Click here to read more at wkrg.com.

Canadian Air Force Recognizes Mark McCullins

Canadian Air Force Recognizes Mark McCullins

Mark McCullins, the chief test pilot at the Airbus in the U.S. Manufacturing Facility, has received a high honor for his service in the Canadian Air Force. Mark was awarded The Chief of the Defense Staff Commendation (roughly equivalent to a U.S. Joint Service Commendation Medal) for his leadership in […]

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Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility EN9100 Certified

Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility EN9100 Certified

The Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile is now official EN9100 certified! “I would like to warmly thank all of you, for the great job accomplished, not only to prepare this audit, but also to demonstrate that our U.S. production facility is adequately and sustainably integrated in our Business Management,” […]

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Aviation Education Center Aimed at Young People

Aviation Education Center Aimed at Young People

Alabama and Airbus will be working  together to create an Aviation Education Center in Mobile to inspire young people to seek careers in the aerospace industry right here in the region. AL.com reports: According to information provided by the governor’s office, the education center will be built near the Airbus Final […]

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Delta Buys Jets From Airbus Alabama

Delta Buys Jets From Airbus Alabama

With concerns about globalization on the rise, Delta Airlines is finding that Airbus Alabama is beneficially close to home. Most of the airplanes assembled in Mobile will be going to North American customers. MyAJC reports: When the plans for the Mobile facility were announced, for example, Delta’s then-CEO Richard Anderson […]

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