EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: European Union


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
30 - Manufacture of other transport equipment
Number Employed: 52500
Group: EADS

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 17-01-2011
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 29-01-2011
Foreseen End Date: 29-12-2011
Planned Job Creation: 3000

Additional Information

On 17th January, the aircraft manufacturer Airbus announced its intention to recruit 3,000 employees in 2011 across Europe and 1,500 in France alone. Airbus is recruiting in order to meet production demands and develop new programs.