Fabrice Bregier

AirAsia orders 100 Airbus A321neos worth $12.5 billion

AirAsia orders 100 Airbus A321neos worth $12.5 billion

Malaysia`s low-cost airline AirAsia on Tuesday placed a blockbuster order for 100 single-aisle fuel-efficient A321neo jets worth a vast $12.5 billion in the biggest deal so far at the Farnborough airshow.

Jul 12, 2016, 20:33 PM IST

Airbus says no technical fault yet found for Egypt crash

The head of Airbus said Monday that no technical fault has yet been detected for the October 31 crash in Egypt of an A-321 plane operated by Russian airline Metrojet.

Nov 10, 2015, 04:42 AM IST
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.

Sep 14, 2015, 19:20 PM IST

Airbus beats Boeing in orders in 2014, but delivers less planes

Airbus said Tuesday it beat Boeing with 1,456 net orders last year, but despite handing over a record 629 planes last year to airlines it is still trailing its US rival in deliveries of commercial passenger jets.

Jan 13, 2015, 15:44 PM IST

IndiGo to buy 250 Airbus A320neo for $25.5 billion

The agreement would be Airbus` largest order by number of aircraft, IndiGo said.

Oct 15, 2014, 12:46 PM IST

Airbus tails Boeing thanks to `best` Farnborough orders

Airbus has enjoyed its best ever Farnborough show in terms of orders, the head of the European planemaker said on Thursday, helping it close the gap on US rival Boeing.

Jul 17, 2014, 19:41 PM IST

Airbus urges Berlin to unfreeze 600 mn euro loan payment

The first A350 XWB wide-bodied passenger jets are scheduled to be delivered by the end of next year. The next-generation plane carried out its first test flight in June.

Oct 27, 2013, 19:32 PM IST

Airbus CEO says politics in Japan influences aircraft orders

Airbus chief executive Fabrice Bregier said on Monday that politics in Japan can influence new aircraft purchases by the nation`s airlines.

Oct 21, 2013, 10:04 AM IST

Airbus chief eyes overtaking Boeing in production by 2018

Airbus chief Fabrice Bregier says the European planemaker will overtake its US rival Boeing to become the world`s biggest producer within four or five years, in an interview with a German Sunday newspaper.

Oct 13, 2013, 12:09 PM IST

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.

Oct 08, 2013, 10:54 AM IST