In this news, we discuss the Airbus asks suppliers to be ready to up output when market recovers.
PARIS (Reuters) – Airbus AIR.PA has called on suppliers to be ready to support an increase in production of its best-selling A320 single-aisle family of jets to 47 jets per month from the second half of 2020, the aircraft manufacturer said European. Thursday.
“For the A320 Family, we plan to maintain rate 40 until the summer of next year and we have asked the supply chain to protect rate 47 in order to prepare for the market recovery.” a spokesperson said, confirming a Financial Times report, adding that no decision had been made on whether to execute the plan.
Tim Hepher report; Edited by Chizu Nomiyama
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