Airbus Halts Production At French, Spanish Plants

The final assembly line for the Airbus A380 facility near Toulouse-Blagnac airport.
Credit: Airbus
LYON, France—As a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic, Airbus has decided to “temporarily pause production” at its French and Spanish sites for four days, starting Mar. 17. The move follows the implementation of new preventive measures in France and Spain, including severe limitations on short- and...
Thierry Dubois

Thierry Dubois has specialized in aerospace journalism since 1997. An engineer in fluid dynamics from Toulouse-based Enseeiht, he covers the French commercial aviation, defense and space industries. His expertise extends to all things technology in Europe. Thierry is also the editor-in-chief of Aviation Week’s ShowNews. 

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