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Airbus teams up with EADS Innovation Works to create »stealthy» airport buildings

An Airbus cooperative effort with its EADS parent company has developed a highly effective technology that enables the construction of buildings nearer to airport runways without hindering the vital landing systems that guide aircraft to a safe touchdown. Patented by EADS’ corporate research and technology arm – EADS Innovation Works – and Airbus, this design […]

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Airbus signs MoU on aircraft financing with Abu Dhabi partner ADNL

Airbus today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in aircraft financing and leasing with Abu Dhabi National Leasing Company (ADNL), the wholly owned lease finance arm of the National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), Abu Dhabi’s largest bank. The MoU was signed by Harald Wilhelm, Chief Financial Officer, Airbus & EADS, Nigel Taylor, […]

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Airbus: Συμφωνία ρεκόρ εποχών

Σε συμφωνία μαμούθ προχώρησε η Airbus με την ινδονησιακή αεροπορική εταιρεία Lion Air. Η τελευταία θα προμηθευτεί 234 αεροσκάφη της οικογένειας Α320 και πιο συγκεκριμένα 109 A320neo, 65 A321neo και 60 A320ceo. Το κόστος θα ανέλθει στα 18,4 δισεκατομμύρια ευρώ.

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Turkish Airlines… Airbus… κι εξωτερική πολιτική;

Σε μεγάλη παραγγελία αεροσκαφών από την Airbus προχώρησαν οι Τουρκικές Αερογραμμές. Είναι η μεγαλύτερη αγορά που έγινε από πλευράς των Τούρκων αφού περιλαμβάνει 117 αεροσκάφη διαφόρων τύπων. Συγκεκριμένα, το συμβόλαιο προβλέπει την παράδοση 25 A321ceo, 4 A320neo, 53 A321neo και προαίρεση για 35 επιπλέον A321neo. Σε δεύτερη φάση πρόκειται να ακολουθήσει και η επιλογή των […]

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Australian DoD announces Initial Operational Capability for Airbus Military A330 MRTT

The Australian Department of Defence has declared Initial Operational Capability (IOC) of the Airbus Military KC-30A – its designation for the A330 MRTT. The announcement was made on the opening day of the Australian International Airshow, Avalon, by Minister for Defence Stephen Smith (pictured above) and Minister for Defence Materiel Mike Kelly. The Royal Australian […]

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Μέγα-παραγγελία από την Lufthansa

Η Lufthansa ανακοίνωσε ότι σχεδιάζει να αποοκτήσει μέσα στα επόμενα χρόνια, 108 νέα αεροσκάφη Airbus, διαφόρων μεγεθών, αξίας 9 δισεκατομμυρίων ευρών. Με την έγκριση της απόφασης από το Δ.Σ. της εταιρείας, θα μπορέσει να ολοκληρωθεί η συμφωνία και να παραδοθούν τα αεροσκάφη το διάστημα 2015 – 2025. Έτσι, ο συνολικός αριθμός των προς προμήθεια αεροσκαφών […]

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Airbus Military delivers first A330 MRTT to United Arab Emirates

Airbus Military has delivered the first of three new generation A330 MRTT multi-role tanker transport aircraft ordered by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) The handover of the world´s most advanced air-to-air tanker means that the type has now been delivered to all four current customers – Australia, Saudi Arabia, UAE and the United Kingdom. Converted […]

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Turkish Airlines Orders 5 Additional A330 Passenger Aircraft

Repeat order great vote of confidence in A330s efficiency and reliability Turkish Airlines has signed a firm order for two additional A330-300 passenger aircraft and three options as part of the carrier’s continued growth plans. The additional order for the A330 Family is taking their total firm order for the type to 38. Turkish Airlines […]

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ALC has Signed a Contract for 25 A350 XWB Family Aircraft

Significant order for Airbus’ newest, most fuel efficient aircraft Air Lease Corporation (ALC), the Los Angeles based aircraft leasing company has signed a contract for 25 A350 XWB Family aircraft, consisting of 20 A350-900 and five A350-1000, the largest member of the A350 XWB Family. ALC also has options for five additional A350-1000s.  With this […]

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Airbus Appoints Program Manager for its Mobile Assembly Line

Alabama-based Company Now Responsible for All Aspects of Facility’s Construction Airbus today announced the selection of Hoar Program Management (HPM), an Alabama-based company, as program manager for its A320 Family assembly line in Mobile, Alabama. In this role, HPM will be responsible for managing all aspects of the design and construction of the facility, including […]

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IndiGo becomes the first Indian airline with Sharklet equipped A320

Operators benefit from up to four per cent fuel burn savings India’s largest airline, IndiGo has taken delivery of its first A320 aircraft equipped with Sharklet fuel saving wing tip devices, becoming the first Indian carrier to do so. Sharklets are newly designed wing-tip devices that improve the aircraft’s aerodynamics and significantly cut the airline’s […]

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Έτοιμο το πρώτο A400M – Φωτογραφία

Το πρώτο αεροσκάφος παραγωγής Α400Μ έκανε την πρώτη του εμφάνιση με τα χρώματα της Γαλλικής Αεροπορίας, στις εγκαταστάσεις της Airbus Military στην Σεβίλλη. Στη φωτογραφία φαίνεται το MSN7, το οποίο “έγραψε ιστορία”. Η παράδοσή του αναμένεται να γίνει στο δεύτερο τρίμηνο του έτους, όντας η πρώτη επίσημη παράδοση. Δείτε τη φωτογραφία σε υπερυψηλή ανάλυση πατώντας […]

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