EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
30.3 - Manufacture of air and spacecraft and related machinery
Group: EADS

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 04-10-2012
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2013
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2013
Planned Job Creation: 2000

Additional Information

The aircraft manufacturer has announced the recruitment of 2000 new employees in France. This is part of a wave of worldwide recruitment of approximately 4000 new personnel.

Airbus employs more than 55,000 people worldwide, of over 100 nationalities and it has sold close to 11,600 aircrafts and delivered over 7,200 since its first airliner entered service.