Aviation Traveling Exhibit Sponsored by Airbus

Aviation Traveling Exhibit Sponsored by Airbus

As we celebrate Alabama’s 200th birthday, the Alabama Shakespeare Festival is the first site to host the new Aviation in Alabama traveling exhibit, sponsored by Airbus. As part of the Alabama 200 celebration, this interactive display honors Alabama’s longstanding impact on the history of flight. The public is invited to view the exhibit in the […]

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Airbus Alabama Gives Back With Toys For Tots

Airbus Alabama Gives Back With Toys For Tots

Thanks to the generosity of the employees at the Airbus Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, some kids in the Mobile area had smiles on their faces on Christmas morning. Team Mobile employees collected toys at our annual holiday party and during the weeks following. Im the end, our volunteers took a van-load […]

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We’ve Delivered Our 50th U.S. A320 Family Aircraft

We’ve Delivered Our 50th U.S. A320 Family Aircraft

Employees at the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile delivered their 50th aircraft to Delta Air Lines. Less than two years after Airbus delivered the first A320 Family aircraft from its Airbus A320 Family U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Alabama, the company today delivered its 50th aircraft. The A321, designated […]

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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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Tom Reed Went From Being a Customer to Helping Them

Tom Reed Went From Being a Customer to Helping Them

It’s a bright Thursday morning in early June and Customer Manager Tom Reed has a busy day ahead of him. The biggest item on the schedule: a final cabin inspection with representatives of JetBlue. The cabin layout to be inspected just happens to be the airline’s newest, called the “Mint […]

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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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Team Building With A Purpose

Team Building With A Purpose

The leadership team of the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility recently participated in a team builder with purpose: packing backpacks of food for Feeding the Gulf Coast’s program. The program provides food for students who may not otherwise have meals on weekends. The team said, “Studies show students need a good […]

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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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For Susan Drews, Aviation is a Family Affair

For Susan Drews, Aviation is a Family Affair

On a sunny day in San Diego, California, Tim Strachan took his young family aboard the USS Enterprise, the world’s first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier.  A welder in the US Navy, Mr. Strachan knew a thing or two about the many aircraft that lined the decks of the “Big E,” as […]

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Airbus Mobile Achieves Next Standard of Excellence

Airbus Mobile Achieves Next Standard of Excellence

After surpassing quality, technology and safety standards in all disciplines of aircraft production, the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility has earned EN/AS 9100 certification. Airbus Quality Surveillance Supervisor Thierry Coutand presented a certificate recognizing the EN/AS 9100 achievement to the Mobile team who led the certification process. “The EN/AS 9100 certification […]

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