New State of Andhra Pradesh will now see another leap. Leading European aircraft manufacturing company Airbus is getting ready with a proposal to set up an aerospace manufacturing cluster in Andhra Pradesh. For this purpose, the Government of Andhra Pradesh has allocated land in Anantapur district for the facility. This facility will manufacture parts and host aircraft maintenance and services.
Highlights of Airbus Project
· State of Andhra Pradesh has allocated 49.18 Acres of land at a price of Rs. 5 lakh per acre
· Airbus is seeking another 150 Acres to facilitate expansion
· Many other Aerospace allied units are showing keen interest post this development
Airbus SAS is an aircraft manufacturing division of Airbus Group, which was formerly known as European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company. The organization is based in Blagnac, France and has multiple manufacturing facilities in Germany, France, Spain and UK.
Airbus currently employs around 63000 people across 16 sites in 4 countries. The company is notable globally for manufacturing commercially viable fly by air sirliner, the Airbus A320. The company also makes A380, the world’s largest passenger airliner.