Airbus delivers 437 commercial aircraft during first 9 months of 2022

(Xinhua) 11:04, October 29, 2022

PARIS, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) -- European aircraft manufacturer Airbus delivered a total of 437 commercial aircraft between January and September, it announced on Friday.

In its nine-month financial report, Airbus said it had delivered 34 A220s, 340 A320 Family, 21 A330s and 42 A350s during the first nine months of 2022.

"Revenues generated by Airbus' commercial aircraft activities increased 8 percent year-on-year, mainly reflecting the higher number of deliveries," the group said in its report.

Meanwhile, commercial orders increased to 647 aircraft, compared with 133 in the same period last year.

The order backlog amounted to 7,294 commercial aircraft at the end of September 2022, Airbus added.

"The commercial aircraft delivery and earnings targets are maintained. Our teams are focused on our key priorities and in particular, delivering the commercial aircraft ramp-up over the coming months and years," said Guillaume Faury, Airbus Chief Executive Officer.

Airbus aims to deliver around 700 commercial aircraft in 2022. 

(Web editor: Xue Yanyan, Liang Jun)


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