India, other emerging markets to drive $5 tn aircraft demand

Airbus said that "from the world?s first commercial flight in 1914, to today's 32 million flights annually, aviation has become part and parcel of our everyday lives.

IndiGo, Honeywell ink pact for Airbus A320neo's avionics suite

Global aircraft engine maker Honeywell has inked a pact with domestic budget carrier IndiGo to supply avionics suite for the latter's Airbus A320neo aircraft.

Vistara's first aircraft lands in Delhi, to undergo checks

The first Airbus A-320 aircraft of Tata-SIA joint venture Vistara airline, painted with its logo and livery, landed at the IGI Airport Wednesday, taking the carrier a step closer to its launch.

Airbus to pass 1,000 net orders after IndiGo deal: Exec

Airbus looks set to exceed 1,000 net orders this year after securing a provisional deal with Indian carrier IndiGo for 250 revamped A320neo jets, its sales chief said on Wednesday.

Airbus case: CBI team to visit London next week

A CBI team will visit London by next week to examine Airbus's Executive Vice-President Kiran Rao in connection with alleged irregularities in the over Rs 8,000-crore deal for supplying 43 aircraft to the erstwhile Indian Airlines in 2005.

EADS to cut 5,800 jobs in Europe in restructuring

European aerospace giant EADS, the maker of Airbus aircraft, announced plans Monday to cut 5,800 jobs in its defence and space division over three years.

Japan Airlines sign $9.5 bn deal with Airbus

Japan Airlines (JAL) has signed a contract to buy 31 Airbus A350 XWB aircraft worth USD 9.5 billion, the European aircraft manufacturer Airbus announced Monday.