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January 16, 2019, 1:58 PM

Airbus Preparing for ‘Worst’ Brexit Outcome

As the European airframer breaks ground on an A220 plant in Alabama, anxiety about its supply of UK-made parts intensifies.

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de Juniac
Jan 21, 2019 - 10:59 AM
De Juniac expressed "surprise" at the Indian government’s refusal to join the carbon offsetting and reporting initiative.
Jan 21, 2019 - 10:17 AM
International aviation officials urge that the private sector control the state-owned airlines’ operations.
Jan 18, 2019 - 1:30 PM
Apart from requiring increased inspections, the India DGCA has barred operations to the Andaman Islands.
Jan 17, 2019 - 2:35 PM
The Vienna-based Lufthansa Group unit will acquire 10 Airbus A320s, close regional crew bases, and hand routes to other Lufthansa group carriers.
Jan 17, 2019 - 2:10 PM
Industry leaders applaud India’s government for clearing a path for building aviation infrastructure.
Airbus Mobile
Jan 16, 2019 - 2:27 PM
CEO Tom Enders led the celebration for the new plant in Mobile, Alabama.
Tom Enders
Jan 16, 2019 - 1:58 PM
As the European airframer breaks ground on an A220 plant in Alabama, anxiety about its supply of UK-made parts intensifies.
Jan 16, 2019 - 11:54 AM
The Gulf state sought full and immediate liberalization of fifth-freedom traffic rights.
Jan 15, 2019 - 2:33 PM
Industrial action forces Lufthansa to cancel around 500 flights from eight airports, including its main hub at Frankfurt
Boeing 777F on ramp
Jan 15, 2019 - 9:31 AM
The non-scheduled Boeing 777 flight carried a Trent 1000 engine for maintenance in Singapore