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October 26, 2016, 2:49 PM

Airbus Under Pressure To Meet 2016 Delivery Goals

Company plans heavily ‘backloaded’ delivery schedule in fourth quarter

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Jun 19, 2015 - 2:00 AM
Onboard batteries that will provide power to start the auxiliary power unit and provide emergency backup and buffering for critical systems.
Jun 18, 2015 - 11:22 AM
Shuster discussed his independent ATC plan with NATA members during the association's newly formatted four-day Aviation Business Conference.
Jun 18, 2015 - 8:24 AM
Low-cost carrier Wizz Air is to buy at least 110 Airbus A321neo narrow bodies.
Lockheed Martin simulator
Jun 18, 2015 - 6:50 AM
American management team and techniques injected into Netherlands acquisition by U.S. aerospace giant.
 A380 Airbus
Jun 18, 2015 - 6:30 AM
Executives try to put positive spin on A380 economy seat shrink.
Cebu Pacific Air
Jun 18, 2015 - 6:10 AM
Cebu Pacific is buying up to 20 ATR 72-600s, and Braathens will get up to 15.
UTC Aircraft Interface Device
Jun 18, 2015 - 5:47 AM
UTC added its name to the list of suppliers offering solutions for ICAO's 15-minute tracking recommendation.
Jun 18, 2015 - 5:20 AM
Fuel economy, maintenance costs and training costs are top considerations.
Jun 18, 2015 - 3:42 AM
Russian cargo carrier Volga-Dnepr plans to expand its fleet with twenty freighter versions of the widebody.
Jun 18, 2015 - 3:41 AM
Deal marks Airbus’s second attempt at an Airbus narrowbody freighter program.