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Airbus’ Mobile plant delivers first A320 passenger jet

First U.S.-assembled Airbus A320

The Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Ala., delivers the first U.S.-assembled A320 jetliner to discount carrier Spirit Airlines. Video courtesy of Airbus/Airwind
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The Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Ala., delivers the first U.S.-assembled A320 jetliner to discount carrier Spirit Airlines. Video courtesy of Airbus/Airwind

The Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Ala., has delivered its first A320 jetliner.

The narrowbody jet went to discount carrier Spirit Airlines, which operates an all-Airbus fleet.

The Mobile plant has already assembled and delivered 36 A321 passenger jets since production there began in July 2015.

Jerry Siebenmark: 316-268-6576, @jsiebenmark

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