ARTICLES RELATING TO AIRBUS

Airbus upbeat on sales as A380 marks anniversary

2015-04-27 14:00

Airbus has pledged to boost sales of its A380 Superjumbo, as the world's largest passenger jet prepares to celebrate a bitter-sweet 10-year anniversary.

Airbus single-aisle A320 family still popular

2015-03-06 11:41

Airbus' latest rolling orders and deliveries report shows the continuing popularity of its single-aisle A320 family, says the company.

Record Airbus backlog good for SA suppliers

2015-01-13 17:11

For Airbus’s South African suppliers, the record industry backlog orders for future deliveries could mean a positive spin-off.

Ejectable black boxes coming to Airbus jets

2015-01-12 21:28

The Airbus A350 and A380 passengers jets will soon come equipped with ejectable black boxes that can float, making them easier to find in an air crash at sea, aviation sources say.

Skymark shares dive as Airbus lawsuit looms

2014-12-22 15:15

Shares in Japan's Skymark Airlines have slumped after it said Airbus is moving closer to filing a lawsuit over a failed $2.2bn jet order.

Airbus reshuffle paves way for jet output

2014-12-18 17:00

A management reshuffle at Airbus marks a step towards focusing the company on industrial performance rather than the political interests of key shareholders.

Airbus A350 cleared to fly record distance

2014-10-15 18:15

Airbus has won permission for its twin-engined A350 to fly more than six hours on one engine in the event of a breakdown.

Airbus-China partnership keeps growing

2014-10-10 17:00

Airbus and its Chinese partners have re-confirmed their intention to set up an A330 completion and delivery centre in Tianjin, China.

Airbus tests the A320neo

2014-09-25 18:00

The first A320neo has successfully completed its first flight which lasted around two and a half hours.

Airbus signs alliance with SA companies

2014-09-16 14:13

Leading global aircraft manufacturer Airbus has signed a memorandum of understanding with two South African companies to bolster the local aviation industry.

 

Lufthansa, Airbus shares slide on plane crash

2015-03-24 15:22

Shares in European planemaker Airbus and German airline Lufthansa have tumbled after a plane in its low-cost division Germanwings with 150 people on board crashed in the French Alps.

Airbus increases A320 rate, adjusts A330

2015-02-27 13:17

Airbus has decided to further increase the production rate for its A320 family, matching market demand.

Airbus beats US rival in new orders

2015-01-13 15:30

Europe's largest aircraft manufacturer, Airbus, has garnered more new orders in 2014 than its US rival Boeing, but the latter has delivered more planes.

Qatar Airways leading the way - CEO

2015-01-07 18:08

Qatar Airways chief Akbar Al-Baker says European carriers "cannot keep up" with competition from Gulf carriers as his airline welcomed the first Airbus A350.

Germany takes delivery of its first Airbus A400M

2014-12-19 10:59

Airbus Defence and Space has delivered the first Airbus A400M military transport ordered by Germany.

Airbus deepens carmaker thinking

2014-11-19 19:03

An industrial drumbeat is picking up in European aircraft factories as Airbus borrows a new range of carmaking strategies to keep pace with record demand.

Indigo signs deal with Airbus

2014-10-15 12:45

Indian low-cost airline IndiGo has signed an agreement with Airbus for 250 A320neo single-aisle aircraft, says the company.

Further delay in Airbus insider trading trial

2014-10-07 18:00

Prosecutors in the Airbus insider trading case have suffered another setback when a Paris court refused to accept the prosecution dossier.

IAG finalises deal for 8 Airbus A330s

2014-09-22 17:09

International Airlines Group says has finalised a deal to buy eight long-haul Airbus A330-200 aircraft worth $1.48bn at list prices for Spanish unit Iberia.

Airbus, UWC research hydrogen fuel cells

2014-09-02 14:28

Hydrogen South Africa Systems, the National Aerospace Centre and Airbus are teaming up at UWC to research use of fuel cells for commercial airliners.

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