Airbus is showcasing a wide range of products, cutting-edge technologies, services and innovations that are leading the way to a sustainable future for aerospace at the Dubai Airshow 2021 from 14-18 November.
The Company’s presence at the airshow is in strict accordance with COVID-19 protocols set by the UAE Government to ensure the safety of employees and visitors.
Airbus is highlighting its critical role in driving the recovery of the industry, strengthening bonds with customers, suppliers and partners. The event is also an opportunity for Airbus to show how it is continuing to pioneer sustainable aerospace for a safe and united world, connecting people, cultures and businesses as well as contributing to the global economy. The Company recently announced its ambition to develop the world’s first zero-emission commercial aircraft by 2035. In that respect, Airbus is showcasing a mockup of its ZEROe zero-emission concept aircraft.
On the static display, Airbus is showcasing a range of commercial aircraft. Over the course of the five-day event, visitors will have the opportunity to explore Airbus’ aircraft including the A350-900 MSN 2 (Airspace Explorer), Ethiopian Airlines’ A350-900, Uganda Airlines’ A330neo, Air Arabia’s A321LR, WizzAir’s A321LR and AirBaltic’s A220. Also making an appearance is Acropolis Aviation’s ACJ320neo aircraft.
In the customers’ display, Emirates Airline is presenting its A380 (photo) and Etihad Airways is showing the A350-1000. Airbus Helicopters is showcasing the Kuwait Air Force aircraft H225M, along with an ACH175 as well as a mock-up of the H145M, and a scale model of the H175M.
Meanwhile, Airbus Defence and Space is presenting a C295 and an A400M airlifter on the static display.
The daily flying display will include Airbus’ own A350-900. Visitors will also have the opportunity to see the ACH145 in flight as it performs customer demos at the South terminal.
Finally, during the Airshow, Airbus will take part in a number of events and conferences as part of the Aerospace 2050 forum.
With a significant commercial presence throughout the Middle East and Africa, Airbus employs 2,500 people and is committed to delivering superior products and services to customers across the region. Airbus’ regional headquarters is situated near Dubai International Airport, one of the world’s busiest airports for international travel.
The Middle East continues to be strategically important to Airbus’ wider global operations. The Company sources supplies and components from various companies operating in the region and provides technical support to its partners. Airbus has launched a number of localisation initiatives focused on developing skills and talent to inspire future industry leaders.
Airbus pioneers sustainable aerospace for a safe and united world. The Company constantly innovates to provide efficient and technologically-advanced solutions in aerospace, defence, and connected services. In commercial aircraft, Airbus offers modern and fuel-efficient airliners and associated services. Airbus is also a European leader in defence and security and one of the world's leading space businesses. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions and services worldwide.
(Photo: Emirates Airline’s A380 Aircraft © Emirates)