Airbus showcases Innovation at the Dubai Airshow

Most modern aircraft, services and products take centre stage

Blagnac12 November 2013

Airbus, is demonstrating its leadership in innovation with the world’s most modern range of aircraft families, products and innovative services on show at the newly located Dubai Airshow (17th to 21st November) at the Dubai World Central.

As well as air displays by an A380, a full size A350 XWB cockpit mock-up, and exhibits will include product demonstrations through ipad applications, and videos on smart luggage, cabin comfort, innovation on board Airbus aircraft and technology that is helping to make aviation more efficient and sustainable.

In the static display area, visitors will be able to see an Emirates Airline A380 all week, an Egyptair A330-300 between 19th to 21st November, and a Qatar Airways A330-200F between 17th to 19th November. In addition, Airbus will display several military aircraft. Members of the ACJ family (ACJ318, ACJ319) will also be on display for the duration of the show.

A second A380 MSN4 which is part of Airbus’ test fleet will take part in flying displays from Sunday 17th to Tuesday 19th November. The A400M will also demonstrate its flying capabilities in daily displays over the week.

Airbus welcomes corporate guests and media to the EADS pavilion located in chalet line A (P10). Visitors will also be able to walk around the exhibits.

Airbus will hold several media briefings and announcements before and during the course of the show including one on Airbus’ widebody strategy and comfort campaign on Saturday 16th November starting at 14:00 at the Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates - Sheikh Zayed Road - Dubai, Konference room 1. There will also be an update of the Global Market Forecast for the Middle East on Monday 18th November at the airshow in Main Hall Conference Room 4* starting at 10:00. Airbus Military will give a press briefing on the same day starting at 11:00, also in Conference Room 4*.

More information about Airbus at the Dubai Airshow, photos and updates will be available on the Airbus corporate website You can also follow Airbus’ activities on social media channels like Facebook and Twitter @airbus

* Please check room number nearer to the time of the conferences

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