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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!    

Mobile Spirit Soars in Another FAL First

Mobile Spirit Soars in Another FAL First

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Sup…no it’s an airplane. The first A321 to be produced for Spirit Airlines successfully flew within its test flight program today in Mobile, Ala. This is the 10th aircraft to be produced at the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility.

Canadian Consul General Visits the Mobile FAL

Canadian Consul General Visits the Mobile FAL

General Manager Daryl Taylor was pleased to host Canadian Consul General Louise Blais at the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility on Friday, August 5th. Based in Atlanta, she was on her way to a speaking engagement in Mobile, and stopped by to hear about what we do in Mobile, and how […]

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Mobile FAL Teams Compete For Awards for Excellence

Mobile FAL Teams Compete For Awards for Excellence

Two teams from the Mobile FAL are in Washington today to present their projects in the Airbus Awards for Excellence program. The teams just presented their projects in a showcase (FAL Recruitment Project and XP-Team); while earlier today William (nominated for the President’s Award), Stephanie and Lacey toured the Airbus […]

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