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The International Conference Dedicated to Virtual Product Engineering   Scheduled May 21 & 22, 2014 in Paris, France

The International Conference Dedicated to Virtual Product Engineering Scheduled May 21 & 22, 2014 in Paris, France

/ March 7, 2014 10:13 am

ESI Group, pioneer and world-leading solution provider in Virtual Prototyping for manufacturing industries, announces the next ESI Global Forum, its biennial event dedicated to Virtual Product Engineering. During this two-day conference, taking place on May […]

Hexcel Looks Forward to the Airbus A350 XWB Maiden Flight

Hexcel Looks Forward to the Airbus A350 XWB Maiden Flight

/ March 26, 2013 4:08 pm

THE FIRST AIRBUS TO BE OVER 50% COMPOSITEALL COMPOSITE PRIMARY STRUCTURES BUILT WITH HEXCEL CARBON FIBER AND PREPREG When the A350 XWB takes to the skies for the first time later this year it will […]

First A350 XWB with wings complete emerges for outdoor testing

First A350 XWB with wings complete emerges for outdoor testing

/ March 4, 2013 9:19 am

The first A350 XWB – MSN001 – now showing its completed wings, has moved to its next phase of ground testing, from Roger Béteille A350 XWB FAL “Station 30” to the Clément Ader area “Station […]

EADS reports strong profits

EADS reports strong profits

/ February 27, 2013 9:17 am

Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-21598517 Aerospace and defence group EADS has reported a rise in profits and sales in 2012, boosted by a strong performance from its aircraft maker Airbus. Net profit for 2012 at EADS rose 19% […]

Asia-Pacific to drive demand for bigger and more efficient aircraft

Asia-Pacific to drive demand for bigger and more efficient aircraft

/ February 25, 2013 9:59 am

Asia-Pacific airlines will lead global demand for larger and more eco-efficient aircraft types over the next 20 years, according to the latest market forecast for the region by Airbus. The forecast was presented today in […]

Dassault Systèmes Enlarges its Strategic Development Partnership with Airbus

Dassault Systèmes Enlarges its Strategic Development Partnership with Airbus

/ February 20, 2013 2:13 pm

The 3DEXPERIENCE Platform at the Heart of a New Program for Realistic Simulation of Aircraft Strength and Performance VELIZY-VILLACOUBLAY, France — February 8, 2013 — Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA), the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, world […]

A320 Sharklet EASA certification paves the way for airlines to benefit from significant fuel savings potential

A320 Sharklet EASA certification paves the way for airlines to benefit from significant fuel savings potential

/ December 13, 2012 10:23 am

Certification of the other aircraft/engine variants with Sharklets to follow, Fuel savings above expectations Airbus has achieved on schedule certification for its new fuel-saving Sharklets for the A320 with CFM engines. This certification received from […]

A320neo’s first Pratt & Whitney test engine takes shape

A320neo’s first Pratt & Whitney test engine takes shape

/ November 1, 2012 7:57 am

Significant milestone reached and A320neo programme on track Airbus’ A320neo programme has moved a step closer to the real aircraft with the assembly of the first engine-to-test – the Pratt & Whitney (P&W) PurePower PW1100G-JM […]

Airbus and the Global Engineering Deans Council launch award to encourage diverse engineering programmes

Airbus and the Global Engineering Deans Council launch award to encourage diverse engineering programmes

/ October 17, 2012 4:09 pm

Airbus, the European aircraft manufacturer and GEDC (Global Engineering Deans Council), the leading organisation for engineering education, launch an award to recognize individuals who have been pro active in bringing more diversity into engineering classrooms. […]

Airbus starts production of the A320neo Family

Airbus starts production of the A320neo Family

/ July 9, 2012 9:22 am

The first ‘cutting of metal’ for the Airbus A320neo has taken place in Toulouse. Marking the start of manufacturing of the airliner, machining began of the first engine pylon component at the “Saint-Eloi” Airbus dedicated […]