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Airbus Adds First Flightpath9 Graduates

Airbus Adds First Flightpath9 Graduates

January 29, 2021
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The first graduates of the new FlightPath9 training program (Aerospace Exhibition, Education Center Opens) joined the Airbus workforce in Mobile this month, the company announced. Designed as a nine-month program…

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“We Build It Better” Picks 11 Mobile County Schools

“We Build It Better” Picks 11 Mobile County Schools

January 8, 2021
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Eleven Mobile County Public School System (MCPSS) middle schools were selected to participate in We Build It Better, an industry-developed aviation and engineering educational program, the system recently announced. The…

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Segers Breaks Ground on Engine Testing Facility

Segers Breaks Ground on Engine Testing Facility

December 4, 2020
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The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce reports that Fairhope-based Segers Group is constructing a facility for a new indoor dynamometer test cell. Segers acquired the test cell from Rolls-Royce at…

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Flight Works Alabama Hosts Tours, Unveils Classroom Kits

Flight Works Alabama Hosts Tours, Unveils Classroom Kits

November 20, 2020
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The first day of tours by Flight Works Alabama this month was a sellout, with visitors from eight states taking the guided tour of the Airbus A320 Final Assembly Line.…

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Airbus To Host First-Ever Public Tour

Airbus To Host First-Ever Public Tour

October 30, 2020
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Flight Works Alabama recently announced on Facebook that the first-ever public tour of the Airbus Mobile Manufacturing Facility will be held on November 14. The tour lets guests learn about…

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First A220 for Jetblue Rolls Off Airbus Line

October 23, 2020
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JetBlue Airways recently announced that the first A220-300 of its order from Airbus has rolled off the Mobile-based manufacturer’s line. The latest Airbus model, the A220-300 features a new tailfin…

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Airbus Partnership Completes Threat Detector

October 9, 2020
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Airbus and Koniku Inc., in partnership with the Mobile Police Department, Alabama Law Enforcement Agency canine squad and Federal Bureau of Investigation bomb technicians, have completed double-blind tests of the…

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New Airbus DoD Contract

August 14, 2020
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Airbus DS Military Aircraft Inc. has been awarded a $10-million maximum ceiling firm-fixed-price contract from the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) for the sustainment and modernization of five CASA 212-200…

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Airbus Completes Massive Hangar

Airbus Completes Massive Hangar

August 7, 2020
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Airbus has just completed building its new Final Assembly Line Hangar (FAL). Its 270,000 ft2 doubles the size of Airbus’ Mobile site at Brookley Field. The FAL will become the…

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Aerospace Exhibition, Education Center Opens

Aerospace Exhibition, Education Center Opens

August 7, 2020
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Flight Works Alabama, a cooperation between the Airbus Foundation, the State of Alabama and a group of educational partners and commercial sponsors opened a new aerospace exhibition and education center…

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