A320 In Line For Airbus Boost

Airbus have announced plans to increase production of the bestselling A320 family to 60 per month by June, 2019.

Airbus have announced plans to increase production of the bestselling A320 family to 60 per month by June, 2019.

The higher output is fully covered by existing orders for the single aisle family aircraft and reflects Airbus' confidence in the growth of demand in this market. Airbus currently produces 42 A320s a month and had previously disclosed plans to raise output to 50 from 2017.

Airbus conducted a series of feasibility studies to ensure production could be ramped-up across the necessary sites and to ensure readiness Airbus will expand its capacity in Hamburg with the creation of an additional production line.

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