Airbus' Alabama Plant To Create 2,500 Construction Jobs

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Airbus should create about 2,500 construction jobs to build a new $600 million airliner assembly plant in Mobile, Alabama, and 400 to 500 full-time jobs once production starts in 2017, a source familiar with the plans said on Saturday.

Sections:  travel   u.s.   business   
Topics:  airbus   alabama   construction   jobs   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tourObama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • US home building is surging, but job growth isn'tUS home building is surging, but job growth isn't
    The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help - if he could hire enough qualified people. "There is a shortage of manpower," says Vap, owner of South Valley Drywall in Littleton, Colo. More
  • Unemployment falls to 7.5%; job creation solid in April
    The job market plugged along steadily, and unemployment fell in April, according to new data out Friday, suggesting that the U.S. economy is still expanding. The nation added 165,000 jobs in April as the unemployment rate fell to 7.5 percent, from 7.6 percent in March, the Labor Department said on Friday. More
  • U.S. Jobless Claims Fall to 5-Year Low
    The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in more than five years, a positive signal for the labor market ahead of Friday's April jobs report. More
  • Unemployment rates fall in 90 pct. of US cities
    Unemployment rates fell in nearly 90 percent of large U.S. cities in March, though most of the declines likely occurred because more Americans stopped looking for work, rather than found jobs. More
BING NEWS:
  • Airbus to build assembly plant in Alabama
    The plant is expected to cost $600 million to build and will employ 1,000 people when it reaches full production, likely to be four planes a month by 2017. It also will create about 2,500 construction ... operation will join Airbus assembly plants in ...
    07/2/2012 - 8:50 am | View Link
  • Airbus' Alabama plant to create 2,500 new jobs
    WASHINGTON--Airbus should create about 2,500 construction jobs to build a new US$600 million airliner assembly plant in Mobile, Alabama, and 400 to 500 full-time jobs once production starts in 2017, a source familiar with the plans said on Saturday.
    07/2/2012 - 4:26 am | View Link
  • Airbus’ Alabama plant to create 2,500 construction jobs
    WASHINGTON, July 1 — Airbus should create about 2,500 construction jobs to build a new US$600 million (RM1.9 billion) airliner assembly plant in Mobile, Alabama, and 400 to 500 full-time jobs once production starts in 2017, a source familiar with the ...
    06/30/2012 - 3:42 pm | View Link
  • Airbus’ Alabama plant to create 2,500 construction jobs
    Airbus should create about 2,500 construction jobs to build a new $600 million airliner assembly plant in Mobile, Alabama, and 400 to 500 full-time jobs once production starts in 2017, a source familiar with the plans said on Saturday. The European ...
    06/30/2012 - 6:01 am | View Link
  • Airbus' Alabama plant to create 2,500 construction jobs
    The European planemaker, owned by EADS, is poised to announce plans to build the plant for its single-aisle A320 passenger jet that will begin producing four planes a month in 2017, according to multiple people familiar with the plans. The announcement may ...
    06/30/2012 - 5:13 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Alabama | Airbus, a leading aircraft manufacturer
    Airbus’ A350 XWB MSN2 developmental aircraft made a high-profile appearance today in the skies over the U.S. state of Alabama, where the company’s newest A320 ...
    10/30/2014 - 3:30 pm | View Website
  • AL.com: The Wire
    Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy © 2014 Alabama Media Group All rights reserved . The material on ...
    10/30/2014 - 12:17 pm | View Website
  • Airbus
    Airbus SAS is an aircraft manufacturing division of Airbus Group (formerly European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company). Based in Blagnac, France, a suburb of ...
    10/29/2014 - 10:55 pm | View Website
  • Airbus Defence and Space : Geo-Intelligence
    NEWS Airbus Defence and Space and Spectrum Geo produce a joint oil seep and seismic correlation study for the Adriatic Sea Airbus Defence and Space and Exelis Partner ...
    10/29/2014 - 6:49 am | View Website
  • Airbus A380
    The Airbus A380 is a double-deck, wide-body, four-engine jet airliner manufactured by Airbus. It is the world's largest passenger airliner, and the airports at which ...
    10/29/2014 - 5:30 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News