A330 smart glasses
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Airbus is demonstrating its pioneering spirit to build the world’s best aircraft with an innovative new tool that is ready to increase efficiency and save time on the A330 final assembly line. Working with an industry partner, the company has developed a revolutionary “connected” glasses tool, which is worn by final assembly line technicians to…

Barry Eccleston
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If it’s summer in the aerospace industry, it’s air show time. Airlines, suppliers, lessors all are represented at this annual event—this year’s being held in Paris at LeBourget. We at Airbus expected a quiet year at the show and were pleasantly surprised to end with more orders than we expected (421 aircraft worth around $57…

A320P2F photo
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Paving the way for Airbus’ first ever single-aisle freighter, an agreement was signed in June during the Paris Le Bourget Air Show between Airbus and Singapore-based ST Aerospace to offer passenger-to-freighter (P2F) conversion solutions for the largest members of the A320 Family: the A320 and A321. Planning is in place to deliver the first P2F converted…

A380_Business_Class
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Aircraft Interiors Expo Airbus recently showcased its cabin innovations at this years’ Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, Germany – the world’s largest event dedicated to aircraft interiors. Airbus chose this April event to  raise market awareness of how changes in the global economy, as well advances in information technology are providing airlines with new consumer bases,…