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Airbus verkauft A321 mit größerer Reichweite

19 Apr 2019

Toulouse Der neue Airbus-Verkaufschef will mit einer neuen Version des A321 mit größerer Reichweite bei den Kunden des europäischen Flugzeugbauers punkten.

Airbus sells longer-range A321, expects quick end to Boeing crisis

18 Apr 2019

TOULOUSE, France Airbus sales chief Christian Scherer said it is selling longer-range versions of its A321, while signalling a shift away from chasing market share at any cost and predicting Boeing will emerge quickly from the grounding of its rival 737 MAX.

RPT-Boeing sees me as its 'piggy bank', Lion Air co-founder says

16 Apr 2019

PARIS, April 15 The co-founder of Indonesia's Lion Air, one of two airlines that lost passengers and crew in recent crashes involving the 737 MAX, has lashed out at Boeing's handling of the accidents as the potential business fallout from the jet's grounding intensifies.

Boeing sees me as its 'piggy bank', Lion Air co-founder says

15 Apr 2019

PARIS The co-founder of Indonesia's Lion Air, one of two airlines that lost passengers and crew in recent crashes involving the 737 MAX, has lashed out at Boeing's handling of the accidents as the potential business fallout from the jet's grounding intensifies.

New Airbus CEO charts modernisation path under leaner management

11 Apr 2019

PARIS New Chief Executive Guillaume Faury imposed his mark on Airbus with a simplified management structure and a manifesto for factory modernisation on Thursday, as Europe's plane giant enters a new phase in its titanic rivalry with Boeing.

Airbus names ex Deutsche Telekom boss as next chairman

10 Apr 2019

AMSTERDAM Airbus nominated a new German chairman on Wednesday as Frenchman Guillaume Faury prepared to become its chief executive, signaling that the Franco-German balance at its helm will extend through a sweeping management overhaul.

More than 100 dismissed in Airbus compliance crackdown: sources

09 Apr 2019

PARIS Airbus dismissed more than 100 people and issued more than 300 warnings for ethics or compliance reasons in 2018, two people familiar with the company data said, as it conducts a wide-ranging internal crackdown and deals with outside fraud probes.

In new attack, Trump threatens more tariffs against European Union

09 Apr 2019

BRUSSELS/PARIS/WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday threatened to impose U.S. tariffs on $11 billion worth of European Union products, heightening tensions over a long-running transatlantic aircraft subsidy dispute and opening a new front in his global trade war.

EU plans for own retaliation in aircraft dispute with U.S.

09 Apr 2019

BRUSSELS/PARIS The European Union has begun preparations to retaliate over Boeing subsidies, an EU official said on Tuesday, a day after Washington listed EU products it plans to hit with tariffs in their aircraft dispute.

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Yellow vest demonstrators, police clash in Paris

Clashes broke out between dozens of demonstrators and police in Paris on the 23rd Saturday of yellow-vest protests after authorities warned that rioters could return to the French capital to spark a new wave of violence.