Breeze Airways unveils first of 80 Airbus A220s on order

Breeze Airways unveils first of 80 Airbus A220s on order

Breeze Airways (Breeze)  unveiled its first of 80 A220-300 aircraft on order during a preview event at the Airbus A220 final assembly line in Mobile, Alabama. The aircraft is expected to be delivered to Breeze in the coming weeks. Breeze’s A220-300 cabin is configured in a comfortable two-class 126 seat […]

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Team Mobile lends a hand to Habitat for Humanity

Team Mobile lends a hand to Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity of Southwest Alabama brings people together to build homes, communities and hope, by working to help families achieve affordable homeownership. Team Mobile was grateful for the opportunity to work with other volunteers for Habitat for Humanity. Turns out it’s not just world-class commercial jet aircraft that we […]

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Mobile Airport Authority Cuts Ribbon on Longest Runway

Mobile Airport Authority Cuts Ribbon on Longest Runway

As part of its grand re-opening of the Mobile Downtown Airport’s longest runway, the Mobile Airport Authority held a ribbon-cutting ceremony. It’s been closed for a $9.1 million rehabilitation project. This was a vast project that will have a lasting impact on the community and the local economy for years to […]

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Where Are They Now? Ryane Dedeaux

Where Are They Now? Ryane Dedeaux

The last time we spoke with Ryane Dedeaux, in 2016, she was a Tool Shop Attendant at the U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile. A lot has happened since then. Ryane first moved to the Quality Department for the A320, then was promoted to her current position of FAL Customer Manager […]

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Where Are They Now? — Wes Alberts

Where Are They Now? — Wes Alberts

AirbusAlabama.com interviewed Wes Alberts four years ago, when he was settling into his job on the Flight Light at the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile.  Recently, we caught up with Wes to see what has changed in the intervening four years. “I still remain with the flight test group, […]

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Mobile Wins Million Dollar Federal Grant

Mobile Wins Million Dollar Federal Grant

Airbus, in partnership with United Airlines, Austal USA and the University of South Alabama, wrote a letter in support of Mobile’s application for a million dollar grant which could bring non-stop flights between Mobile Regional Airport and Washington-Dulles International Airport. The Small Community Air Service Development Program (SCASDP) grant award […]

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Airbus Celebrates Pride Month

Airbus Celebrates Pride Month

Airbus recently celebrated Pride Month with a number of events, both virtual and in person. On June 10th, Daryl Taylor hosted the HRC Aerospace for Equality Forum. HRC, Airbus, Northrop Grumman, American Airlines, & JetBlue held a panel discussion in celebration of Pride Month, focused on LGBTQ Inclusion in the Aerospace […]

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