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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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Governor Kay Ivey: “Momentum is On Our Side”

Governor Kay Ivey: “Momentum is On Our Side”

Alabama Governor Kay Ivey recently acknowledged the role that Airbus has played in Alabama’s recovery from the 2008 recession. At the 2018 Summer Conference of the Economic Development Association of Alabama, Governor Ivey said “Even more good news may be on the horizon for Alabama. I’m proud of what Airbus […]

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Airbus Alabama and The Alabama Aviation Training Center

Airbus Alabama and The Alabama Aviation Training Center

The Airbus Final Assembly Line in Mobile and the Alabama Aviation Training Center play a vital role in Alabama’s aerospace industry. According to AIDT Director Ed Castile, the Alabama Aviation Training Center has trained more than 400 Airbus employees since they opened in 2014. One of those who has gone through […]

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