AIRBUS NEWS


Airbus seeking new talents to prepare the future
2022/01/20 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

As the aerospace industry shows strong signs of recovery post-COVID, and while Airbus continues to prepare the future of aviation and implement its roadmap for decarbo...


The world's first Airbus A320 freighter takes off
2021/12/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

We knew its first flight was near, but Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW) was able to keep the surprise until the end. The first Airbus A320P2F (Passenger to Freighter) took off...


Meet Nathalie Rubi: Electronics Engineer in the Airbus Helicopters Design Office
2021/12/09 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Nathalie Rubi is well known in her department. Star wars mugs flank her desk and several funny photo-shopped team pictures line the walls around her office. She is an ...


Airbus Services embarks on a major cabin retrofit program with Emirates
2021/11/25 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Airbus Services has signed a major cabin retrofit agreement with Emirates Airline to upgrade 52 A380 aircraft. Airbus will provide all the Services Bulletins (inc...


China Eastern choose Safran to service the landing gears of its Airbus A330 fleet
2021/11/11 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Safran Landing Systems has signed a five-year contract with the Chinese airline China Eastern to carry out maintenance operations on the landing gear of 31 Airbus A330...


Qantas' first Airbus A380 ferried to Australia in preparation for its return to service next year
2021/11/11 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW), the MRO joint venture between ST Engineering and Airbus, announces that it delivered an A380 to Qantas on November 8th, after carrying out ma...


Revima strengthens its position on Honeywell APU repairs for Airbus and Boeing narrowbodies
2021/10/28 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Revima took advantage of the MRO Europe conference and exhibition in Amsterdam to strengthen its position in repair and overhaul services for auxiliary power units pr...


AAR extends a PBH component support contract with Volotea for its growing Airbus fleet
2021/09/30 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

AAR has announced the signing of an agreement with spanish low-cost VOLOTEA, extending a previous power-by-the-hour (PBH) component support contract covering its entir...


Airbus Helicopters : Meet Refilwe Ledwaba, the first Black female helicopter pilot in South Africa
2021/09/29 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

“Everyone needs someone who is here to cheer them on and show them what they can accomplish.”Refilwe Ledwaba is a social entrepreneur, fixed-wing and helic...


2021/09/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Thales and the AJW Group have signed an avionics equipment maintenance and support services agreement. The agreement covers the Airbus A320ceo, A320neo and A330 fleets...