Vistara takes delivery of its seventh Airbus A320 aircraft

Tata-SIA joint venture carrier Vistara Tuesday took delivery of its seventh aircraft as the airline plans to scale up flight operations from the forthcoming winter schedule.

Airbus to open US jet production plant in a first
Airbus to open US jet production plant in a first

European jetmaker Airbus is taking its fight for a bigger market share to rival Boeing's backyard today, as it inaugurates its first production plant in the United States.

Air India gets go-ahead from Airbus to extend use of 3 ageing A320s

National carrier Air India has got the go-ahead from European aircraft maker Airbus to use three of its ageing A320s for a longer duration, even as the state- run airline is in the process of replacing the entire fleet of these planes with new fuel-efficient aircraft.

Bahrain`s Gulf Air to buy up to 50 Airbus planes: Minister

Bahrain`s national carrier Gulf Air is planning to buy up to 50 Airbus aircraft, the country`s Information Minister Isa Abdulrahman Al Hammadi told AFP Tuesday.

250-plane order reflects India's growth potential: IndiGo

After placing the largest single order for 250 aircraft with European major Airbus, IndiGo today said that the purchase contract reflects stabilising trend in the Indian aviation sector.

IndiGo confirms largest global order of 250 Airbus planes for $250.5 bn

The Gurgaon-based carrier IndiGo had last October signed a MoU to acquire 250 of the latest Airbus A-320 Neo aircraft worth over USD 25.5 billion or Rs 1.55 lakh crore.

Beating the Concorde – London to New York in 1 hour?
Beating the Concorde – London to New York in 1 hour?

If every thing goes as per plan, aviation giant Airbus is all set to change the way we travel across seas.

Watch: Passenger plane dangerously oscillates before touching runway
Watch: Passenger plane dangerously oscillates before touching runway

In what may have put the lives of many travellers in danger, a KLM Asia passenger jet was seen perilously swaying left and right while landing at the Schiphol airport in Amsterdam.

China's Spring Airlines to buy 21 Airbus planes for $2.04 bn

Chinese budget carrier Spring Airlines said it plans to buy 21 Airbus A320 planes for USD 2.04 billion, citing growth in both international and domestic air travel.

SpiceJet takes delivery of another Airbus plane

No-frills carrier SpiceJet, which is looking to expand its fleet, has taken delivery of another Airbus plane on wet lease basis.

After Airbus, Mahindra to make naval equipment with UK firm

On the heels of tying up with Airbus Helicopters, Mahindra Defence Naval Systems today said it has joined hands with Britain's Ultra Electronics to manufacture and supply underwater warfare equipment for the Indian Navy and radios for the Army.

China PM Li Keqiang kicks off France visit with climate pledge, Airbus deal

China`s Prime Minister Li Keqiang made a long-awaited pledge to curb carbon emissions during a trip to France Tuesday in which a Chinese company also inked an $18 billion (16.1 billion euros) deal with Airbus.

Airbus inks $18 bn deal to sell China 75 A330s

Airbus boss Fabrice Bergier signed a deal for 45 confirmed orders, as well as a memorandum of understanding for 30 more with the China Aviation Supplies Holding Company, said Prime Minister Manuel Valls.

Airbus keen to participate in 'Make in India'

European major Airbus on Tuesday expressed its keen interest in participating in 'Make in India' programme in the area of defence and space.

India's aviation growth to be double of global average: Airbus

Eyeing big orders from Indian airlines, world's leading aircraft maker Airbus has said that India's aviation market will grow at over 10 percent annually in next ten years, which would be double the average global growth rate.

Airbus to increase India sourcing to $2-bn by 2020

Airbus said it's making a large number of products in the country, either directly or through its supply partners, where collectively more than 5,000 people are employed.

Airbus expects commercial planes demand to touch $4.9 tn

Airbus confirmed the sale of 60 modernised versions of the A320neo family to the aircraft financing and leasing company, GECAS.

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.

Airbus to build satellites for OneWeb to beam Internet from space

Bankrolled in part by Richard Branson`s London-based Virgin Group and chipmaker Qualcomm Inc, the project will cost between $1.5 billion and $2 billion.