Highlights of the week at the show
Airbus wins commitments worth US$12.9 billion at Paris Air Show
Airbus announced commitments during the 2009 Paris Air Show for 127 aircraft, valued at some US$12.9 billion. More
Airbus is recognised from the other side of the supply chain
Turkish Airlines to acquire seven more Airbus A330s
Turkish Airlines today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for seven Airbus A330 widebody aircraft.
Efficiency by design: simple and efficient systems for the A350 XWB
The A350 XWB’s on-board systems are being optimised for simplicity and operational efficiency, reflecting Airbus’ 40 years of experience that traces its roots to the original A300.
Fly Your Ideas: planting a new product
There was a great deal of interest in their innovative and eco-efficient idea of using the castor plant to produce a bio-composite material that could be used to make cabin furnishings and the three basked in the media spotlight for the day.