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  • MROAM: Airbus extends Beluga support deal with Lufthansa Technik

    Airbus and Lufthansa Technik have extended their existing component supply relationship with the signing of a new Total...

  • Video: Airbus Beluga in demonstration flight

    <P>Manufacturer Airbus, says its <A href="http://www.airbus.com/en/aircraftfamilies/beluga/" target=_blank>Beluga cargo...

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  • MROAM: Airbus extends Beluga support deal with Lufthansa Technik

    News | 04 Apr 2012 10:26

    Airbus and Lufthansa Technik have extended their existing component supply relationship with the signing of a new Total Component Support contract for the airframer's fleet of five A300-600ST Beluga freighters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MROAM-Airbus-extends-Beluga-support-deal-with-Lufthansa-Technik-370376/
  • PICTURE: Airbus Beluga swallows first A350 wing cover

    News | 06 Sep 2011 12:49 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Airbus is preparing to transport the first A350 upper wing-cover from Germany to the airframer's main wing facility in the UK. It has loaded the upper...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Airbus-Beluga-swallows-first-A350-wing-cover-361646/
  • A400M final assembly line gears up for production

    News | 24 Mar 2010 15:58 | Murdo Morrison

    ASSEMBLY GEARING UP FOR EFFICIENCY A year ago, the newly opened 145,000m2 (1.56 million ft2) A400M final assembly line complex at Seville was...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/A400M-final-assembly-line-gears-up-for-production-339877/
  • Straight & level: 14 August 2007

    News | 12 Aug 2007 23:00 | Murdo Morrison

    Only a mother could love them What was the ugliest aircraft of them all? It's a question almost as old as aviation, but more contenders are being added...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Straight-level-14-August-2007-216055/
  • Video: Airbus Beluga in demonstration flight

    News | 29 May 2007 09:27 | Barbara Cockburn

    <P>Manufacturer Airbus, says its <A href="http://www.airbus.com/en/aircraftfamilies/beluga/" target=_blank>Beluga cargo aircraft,</A> also known as A300-600ST Super Transporter and shown here on a demonstration flight, is the "most voluminous cargo holds of any civil or military aircraft flying today". </P> <P>The Beluga was developed to carry complete sections of Airbus aircraft from different production sites around Europe to the final assembly lines in Toulouse or Hamburg. </P> <P> <OBJECT style="WIDTH: 422px; HEIGHT: 352px" height=352 width=422><PARAM NAME="movie" VALUE="http://www.youtube.com/v/9FDNcp__dE0"><PARAM NAME="wmode" VALUE="transparent"> <embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/9FDNcp__dE0" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></OBJECT></P> <P>Its main-deck cargo volume is greater than the <A href="http://www.af.mil/factsheets/factsheet.asp?id=84" target=_blank>C5 Galaxy</A>, the <A href="http://www.fas.org/man/dod-1http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Video-Airbus-Beluga-in-demonstration-flight-214250/
  • Key components: Spanish production lines drive success

    News | 07 Mar 2006 00:00

    <P>In 2000, as CASA became part of EADS, the old organisation was split into two with the Airbus facilities becoming 100%-owned by Airbus under the Airbus España banner. The remainder, comprising the military and overhaul businesses, became EADS Casa, which is the larger of the two old CASA divisions. <TABLE style="BORDER-COLLAPSE: collapse" borderColor=#000000 cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=2 width=450 align=center bgColor=#ffffff border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TD> <P align=right><SUP><IMG alt="A380 HTP's assembly Puerto Real W445" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=11843"><BR>©&nbsp;</SUP></P></TD></TR> <TR> <TD> <P align=left><SUP>A380 HTP's are assembled in Puerto Real</SUP></P></TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE></P> <P>Airbus España’s “more than 3,000 employees” represent around 5% of Airbus’s total headcount, and work at three plants – Getafe near Madrid, Illescas (located near Toledo and around 30km [18 miles] from Getafe) and Puerto Real on the south coast near the port of Cadiz. The Airbhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Key-components-Spanish-production-lines-drive-success-205265/