Airbus is considering introducing an A330 freighter conversion program for commercial carriers at its new Mobile Bay, Ala., facility, and may proceed with civil A330 conversions even if its parent EADS doesn't win a military tanker conversion contract from the U.S. government. Airbus North America has begun work on a Mobile Bay engineering facility, and EADS will also perform final assembly on A330 military tankers here if selected for this program. The engineering operation at Mobile ...


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