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The Pink Paper Plane Challenge

The Pink Paper Plane Challenge

On March 8th, Airbus in Mobile joined other companies and organizations around the world in the Pink Paper Plane challenge, an attempt to break a Guinness World Record for the amount of paper airplanes in the air at one time and as an effort to raise awareness for women in the […]

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Rear Admiral Thomas Ishee Visits Airbus in Mobile

Rear Admiral Thomas Ishee Visits Airbus in Mobile

It was a great pleasure to welcome Rear Admiral Thomas Ishee, Deputy Commander, Joint Functional Component Command for Global Strike, to the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile today. Rear Admiral Inshee was in Mobile for Navy Week, taking part in many Navy Outreach-NAVCO activities, allowing him to talk to people […]

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Airbus Goes To School, Talks About Aircraft Production

Airbus Goes To School, Talks About Aircraft Production

Airbus has an internal program called Airbus Goes to School which allows our employees to go to their family or friend’s classrooms and tell young students about Airbus. We make these visits to help educate our future work force. Mrs. Zodrow’s 3rd grade class at Dawes Intermediate School received a […]

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Delta Takes Delivery of First Aircraft From Mobile

Delta Takes Delivery of First Aircraft From Mobile

A great day in Mobile as we delivered our 15th U.S.-produced A321 to Delta! 11 employees from the airline’s Minneapolis-based team came to Mobile to take delivery of the aircraft along with Greg May, Delta’s SVP of Fleet and Supply Chain Management. The Delta team toured the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing […]

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11-26-16 MFB vs Auburn

Photo by Kent Gidley

There She Flies! Airbus Shows State Pride

Airbus showed its Alabama-pride with a fly-over of today’s Iron Bowl game between Auburn University and the The University of Alabama. Whether Tiger or Tide — we have state pride! Auburn Football! Alabama Football!

Family Day at the Airbus Mobile Facility

Family Day at the Airbus Mobile Facility

On Saturday, September 24, nearly 1,200 family and friends of Mobile FAL employees came together for Family Day 2016. Guests toured the Transshipment Hangar and the Final Assembly Line Hangar, and viewed an assortment of aerobatic and vintage aircraft in a static display near the Delivery Center. FAL team members […]

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Our 15th Aircraft Takes Flight Over Mobile

Our 15th Aircraft Takes Flight Over Mobile

The first Airbus #A321 aircraft produced for Delta Air Lines in the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility has flown for the first time. The A321 took off from the Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley in Mobile, Alabama, this afternoon. The flight lasted approximately 3.5 hours during which tests were performed on systems, […]

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Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

Thanks to the Team Mobile volunteers who represented us at the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk in Mobile on Saturday! The event raised more than $400,000 overall—and Airbus was proud to be a part of it!