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Delta Air Lines Places Order for 100 A321neo ACF Aircraft

Delta Air Lines Places Order for 100 A321neo ACF Aircraft

Delta Air Lines today placed an order with Airbus for 100 of the manufacturer’s modern A321neo ACF (Airbus Cabin Flex configuration) aircraft. The U.S.-based carrier selected the largest member of Airbus’ single-aisle Family to meet Delta’s future requirements for aircraft with greater efficiency and additional capacity. The airline’s A321neo ACF […]

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HOAR101- Aerial Photos of the Assembly Line Mobile Airbus FAL at Brookley

Airbus, Indigo Partners sign $49.5 Billion Commitment

  Airbus has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with a group of airlines under which the company will deliver 430 new aircraft. The commitment, announced at the Dubai Airshow, comprises 273 A320neos and 157 A321neos worth a combined $49.5 billion at list prices. Indigo Partners’ four portfolio airlines committed to […]

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Family Day fun for Team Mobile

Family Day fun for Team Mobile

On a warm but breezy Fall day, dozens of Team Mobile members gathered with family and friends for the second Family Day at the U.S. Manufacturing Facility. On Saturday, October 21, from 2 until 6pm, attendees took tours, bounced in inflatables, climbed climbing walls, and viewed vintage aircraft. A wide array of […]

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Airbus Delivers First A320 Produced in America

Airbus Delivers First A320 Produced in America

Aircraft Joins the Spirit Airlines Fleet Previous Deliveries of 36 Aircraft to Four Customers Were A321 Model The first delivery of an A320 aircraft from the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility has taken place in Mobile, Alabama, USA. The aircraft, delivered to Spirit Airlines, is the 37th overall delivery from the U.S. facility […]

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First U.S.-built A320 Takes Flight

First U.S.-built A320 Takes Flight

The first Airbus A320 aircraft to be produced at the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Alabama, has flown for the first time. The A320 took off from the Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley on August 15. The flight lasted approximately four hours, during which tests were performed on systems, engines […]

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Delta orders 30 additional A321s

Delta orders 30 additional A321s

Georgia (U.S.)-based Delta Air Lines has placed an incremental order for 30 firm A321ceo aircraft. This order follows three previous Delta orders for the Current Engine Option version of the largest Airbus A320 Family member. The airline took delivery of its first A321 in March of last year. Delta now […]

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First A320 arrival - Spirit

Airbus Begins Production of First U.S.-built A320

The Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Alabama, has received the major component assemblies for the first A320 that will be produced in the U.S. The 27 aircraft delivered from the facility thus far have been A321s. This marks another important milestone for the manufacturing facility, which began production in […]

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MSN 7500 Delivered to American Airlines

MSN 7500 Delivered to American Airlines

More than 20 Team Mobile production and delivery team members celebrated the delivery of Airbus milestone serial number MSN 7500, which is our 26th U.S.-produced aircraft, today with a visiting team of American Airlines employees from their Charlotte, Dallas and Tulsa stations. Our teams spent time together discussing their roles […]

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Photo by T. Habelmann

Milestone! Airbus U.S. Delivers 25th Aircraft

Photo by T. Habelmann The Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility has reached another milestone: the delivery of its 25th aircraft since production began. Nearly a year after its first delivery, the team at Airbus’ A320 Family production facility in Mobile, Alabama, delivered an A321 to Delta Air Lines. This is the […]

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