Airbus has firmed up its plans to further increase narrowbody production over the next three years. The company said Feb. 14 that it will raise output to 63 single-aisle aircraft per month in 2021. Airbus is “on track” to reach rate 60/month in the middle of 2019. The decision comes after a long review process involving multiple studies into different rates. Airbus had considered a much steeper rise in production to volumes in excess of 70 aircraft per month. However, there has ...

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