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Airbus drives OPTIMA photonics payload technology to next level

Stevenage, 13 December 2019 – Airbus has validated and demonstrated photonic satellite payload technology to Technology Readiness Level 6, the last level before prototype in orbit, through the OPTIMA Horizon 2020 project. This proof of concept demonstrator brings the use…

Airbus acquires Seattle-area’s MTM Robotics

Deal advances Airbus’ commitment to continued automation of its manufacturing line Toulouse – Airbus has acquired industrial automation company, MTM Robotics, for an undisclosed sum. The move deepens Airbus’ commitment to expanding advanced robotics capabilities within its manufacturing processes. The…

Air Canada’s first A220-300 takes to the skies

Mirabel, Quebec, Canada – The first A220-300 for Air Canada has successfully completed its inaugural test flight from the Mirabel A220 final assembly line in Canada. The first of 45 aircraft for Air Canada is scheduled to be delivered to…

Air France-KLM orders an additional 10 A350 XWBs

The Air France-KLM Group has decided to place a firm order for 10 additional widebody A350-900s, which will take its total order for the type to 38 aircraft. By acquiring the industry’s most efficient and technologically advanced widebody aircraft, the…

Aston Martin and Airbus prepare to take to the skies

New partnership between Aston Martin and Airbus Corporate Helicopters brings together automotive and aeronautical design teams First creation to be revealed early in 1Q 2020 Oxford and Gaydon – Aston Martin Lagonda and Airbus Corporate Helicopters today revealed a new…

Twenty years of X-ray astronomy with XMM-Newton

ESA satellite built by Airbus delivers sensational research results on exploding stars, black holes and galaxy clusters Friedrichshafen, 09 December 2019 – One of the most successful European space missions is celebrating its birthday: the XMM-Newton X-ray observatory developed and…