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New cabin brand marks new chapter in passenger experience with Airbus The yearly Aircraft Interiors Expo returned to Hamburg at the beginning of April for the largest exhibition of the latest trends in aircraft interiors. More than 1,000 airline customers, 530 cabin interior suppliers and about 14,000 attendees attended this increasingly influential and popular event. This year…

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On January 20th The Lufthansa Group, Airbus’ largest airline customer and operator marked a major step in aviation history by taking delivery of the first A320-200neo, the world’s best-selling and most fuel efficient single aisle aircraft. Equipped with all new technology Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ engines, the A320neo sets a new, even higher standard…

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As part of a company-wide effort to enhance its innovation process, Airbus operates a global network of accelerator facilities – called Airbus BizLabs – to speed up the transformation of ground-breaking ideas into valuable business propositions, all within an extended innovation eco-system. This set-up – an important resource at a time of intensified competition –…

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It’s now four months since the official opening of Airbus’ Mobile, Alabama, A320 Family Manufacturing Facility. I returned recently to Mobile to visit with the Airbus team to see how the operation was going. Six aircraft are in production now—one for jetBlue and five for American Airlines. It’s great to walk in and see a full house…