Raising A320 Rate, Airbus May Need Tianjin To Lift Output

Credit: Airbus
BEIJING and TIANJIN, China—Airbus may increase output at its Tianjin assembly line for the A320 family as the company moves toward a narrowbody output of 60 aircraft a month. The plant will not, however, be part of an initial Airbus narrowbody production push to 50 a month by early 2017, which the...
Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett covered China, Japan, South Korea and Australia. He is a Mandarin-speaking Australian.

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