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Airbus Helicopters appoints new Executive Committee members
07/02/2019 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Alain Flourens, 61, currently Head of Engineering for Airbus Helicopters, has been appointed Head of Industry for Airbus Helicopters, following Christian Cornille&rsqu...


31/01/2019 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The European aerospace group Airbus said Wednesday it had detected an incident that "resulted in unauthorised access to data" in its commercial aircraft division.The group "detected a cyber incident on Airbus 'Commercial Aircraft business' information systems," but it did not affect commercial o...


Airbus Helicopters sees strong sales increase in 2018
24/01/2019 | AEROCONTACT | HELICOPTERS

Gross orders up 18 percent to 413 unitsFirst orders for the next-generation H160Increasing share of the military marketMarignane, 23 January 2019 – Airbus H...


The main mergers, acquisitions and consolidations in the MRO industry
16/01/2019 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

2018 was marked by a whole range of consolidations and buy-outs that directly or indirectly affected the aerospace maintenance, a trend which should continue this year...


Airbus achieves new commercial aircraft delivery record in 2018
10/01/2019 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Deliveries total 800 aircraft, 11 percent higher than in 2017Net orders total 747, backlog increases to 7,577 aircraftAirbus SE (stock exchange symbol: AIR) delivered ...


Airbus says finalises $11 bn in sales of A220 jets
03/01/2019 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

European aircraft manufacturer Airbus said Thursday it had finalised the sale of 120 A220-300 single-aisle jets worth $11 billion (9.7 billion euros). Sixty of the ai...


Airbus' AIGym artificial intelligence challenge: focus on time series analysis
20/12/2018 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

This new challenge continues the Airbus focus on aerospace industry solutions using artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learningAirbus AIGym – an online pla...


Airbus appoints Philippe Mhun Chief Programmes & Services Officer
20/12/2018 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Didier Evrard to retire after 41 years at AirbusAirbus SE (stock exchange symbol: AIR) has appointed Philippe Mhun, 56, as Chief Programmes and Services Officer for Ai...


Airbus Helicopters extends its MRO capabilities in Japan
12/12/2018 | AEROCONTACT | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Airbus Helicopters is preparing to extend its maintenance capabilities in Japan. The European helicopter manufacturer is announcing that it is to open a new MRO buildi...


Alberto Gutiérrez appointed Head of Military Aircraft at Airbus Defence and Space
12/12/2018 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Airbus SE (stock exchange symbol: AIR) has appointed Alberto Gutiérrez, 56, Head of Military Aircraft within Airbus Defence and Space, effective 1 January 2019....