Airbus is celebrating 5 years production in Mobile U.S.

In 2015, Mobile, Alabama became home to Airbus’ first US-based commercial aircraft manufacturing facility. Now celebrating five years of production, it has grown from an initial workforce of around 250 staff producing A320 Family aircraft, to 1,000 employees building both the A220 and A320 aircraft families. To date, the factory has delivered more than 180…

Australian budget airline Tigerair officially ceases operation after 13 years of service

Australian budget airline Tigerair has officially ceased operation after parent company Virgin Australia decided to close the carrier amid coronavirus pressures. Tigerair confirmed the closure after the airline emailed customers overnight. In a statement, the airline said: “There is no denying these are tough times for everyone in the travel and tourism industry. “And sadly,…

BREAKING Lufthansa is considering to retire it’s entire Airbus A380 and Boeing 747-400 fleet

Lufthansa is reportedly planning to retire all of its remaining Airbus A380s and Boeing 747-400s along with some older Airbus A340-600s. This information came from people familiar with the matter. Currently, Lufthansa Group has eight A380-800s, 43 A340s, and eight 747-400s in its fleet. However, the majority of these four-engined planes are already temporarily parked…