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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Victoria Corob, Airbus Alabama Spring Intern

Victoria Corob, Airbus Alabama Spring Intern

When Airbus broke ground for the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile in 2013, 13-year old Mobile public school student Victoria Corob spoke on behalf of the youth of Mobile in talking about what Airbus coming to Mobile meant for her future, and that of the aerospace industry here. Following […]

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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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Test Pilot Mark McCullins Soars With Airbus

Test Pilot Mark McCullins Soars With Airbus

Ever wonder what it takes to become a test pilot? You have two chances to read about how the chief test pilot at the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile made his way. Chief Test Pilot Mark McCullins is in the April editions of Mobile Bay Magazine and Business Alabama […]

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Women in STEM Teen Conference

Women in STEM Teen Conference

The 2017 Women in STEM Teen Conference recently held at the Alabama School of Math and Science was a huge success! More than 200 female students from all over Alabama attended the conference and participated in a variety of hands-on STEM activities including Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, […]

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The Airbus A319neo Takes to the Skies

The Airbus A319neo Takes to the Skies

The first Airbus A319neo performed its maiden flight today, The smallest member of the A320neo Family, powered by CFM International LEAP-1A engines took off from Hamburg and landed in Toulouse after a 5 hour flight. It was piloted by Experimental test pilots Michel Gagneux and Eckard Hausser. They were assisted […]

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First Ever AIRBUS Manufacturing Scholarship

First Ever AIRBUS Manufacturing Scholarship

The first ever AIRBUS Manufacturing Scholarship for $5,000 was presented to Andrea Crum-Wilson (3rd from right) after we received her application via the Association of Women in Aviation Maintenance (AWAM). Andrea will be able to pay for several classes at the Alabama Aviation Center/Enterprise State Community College. It was great […]

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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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