Airbus Changes A380 Delivery Schedule

June 2009
Assembly;Jun2009, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p15
The article reports on the change made by aircraft manufacturer Airbus to the delivery date of its double-decker A380 jumbo jets. It notes that the company arrived with such decision due to a number of specific requests for deferrals made by customers. Under the change, 14 A380 jets will be delivered in 2009 and approximately another 20 in 2010. According to the company, its monthly production of single-aisle A320 airplanes will be reduced from 36 to 34 starting October 2009.


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