Airbus to increase A320 Tianjin assembly line production in 2019

    Airbus said production at its A320 family final assembly line in Tianjin will increase from four and a half aircraft per month to five aircraft a month in early 2019 and to six aircraft per month by the end of 2019 (China Daily, 25-Sep-2018). The production increase follows an agreement between Airbus and China in Jan-2018. The facility, which marked its 10th anniversary, has delivered 378 A320s as of the end of Aug-2018 and is scheduled to deliver 52 A320s in 2018.