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Airbus Opens Second Mobile Final Assembly Line

Airbus this week opened its second final assembly line in Mobile, dedicated to production of A220-100 and A220-300 aircraft. Construction of the 270,000-square-foot hangar...

Aircraft Production Ramps Up Slowly, Worldwide

Commercial aircraft production is creeping back up around the globe. Workers at Airbus plants in Spain and France, who stopped work earlier than their counterparts...

Airbus Pauses Production in Mobile, Other Sites Worldwide

COVID-19 is temporarily halting production at Airbus in Mobile, one of the state’s largest and best known international industrial sites. “These actions are being taken...

Airbus Buys Out Bombardier on A220

The new A220 aircraft, introduced to Mobile as a Bombardier CS-300 just two years ago, is now owned entirely by Airbus Canada and the...

Bombardier Bailout Could Boost Alabama A220 Production

Canada's Bombardier is moving as fast as it can to bail out of commercial aircraft manufacturing, and that could mean an increase in production...

Airbus Production in Mobile to Nearly Double by 2021

Production at the Airbus Final Assembly Line in Mobile will nearly double from four to seven A320 family planes a month by 2021, company...

Airbus Chalks 50-Plane Sale to United Airlines

United Airlines has ordered 50 Airbus A321XLR aircraft, primarily for use on its transatlantic routes, the airline and Airbus announced today. Announced in June 2019,...

Airbus Tops Boeing Sales for First Time

After five decades as the best selling narrow-body commercial airliner in the world, the Boeing 737 yielded the title in October to the Airbus...

Spirit Airlines Signs on for 100 Airbus Neo Planes

Spirit Airlines and Airbus have signed a memorandum of understanding for the Florida-based carrier to purchase up to 100 A320 neo-family aircraft.

The Daily Beast: How Boeing Tried to Kill a Great Airplane—and Got Outplayed

On Oct. 8, The Daily Beast published a detailed account that says Airbus's A220 — now rolling off a new production line in Mobile...

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