Airbus Slows Down Production Rate Increase

A320 hangar FAL
An Airbus A320 hangar.
Credit: Airbus
Airbus plans to raise single-aisle production rates later in 2021, but the ramp-up will be slower than previously planned “in response to the market environment.” The manufacturer decided to gradually raise monthly A320 family rates from 40 to 43 in the third quarter and to 45 in the fourth quarter...

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