Example sentences for: airbus

How can you use “airbus” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Both Airbus and Boeing have bombarded their planes with cell waves and failed to record any interference; Boeing still recommends that phones not be used in the air--but to prevent electronic interference similar to (though slightly stronger than) that of a laptop or CD player.

  • Fending off rival Airbus Industrie, the Seattle company will invest $3 billion either to build a 550-seat version of its 747 or to start from scratch on something even bigger and more uncomfortable.

  • Atta told Binalshibh he wanted to select planes departing on long flights because they would be full of fuel, and that he wanted to hijack Boeing aircraft because he believed them easier to fly than Airbus aircraft, which he understood had an autopilot feature that did not allow them to be crashed into the ground.

  • The Sunday Times of London exposed a British dimension to the German crisis when it fronted allegations that Stuart Iddles, a British former vice president of Airbus Industrie, had arranged kickbacks worth millions of dollars to Karlheinz Schreiber, the German businessman at the heart of the scandal, who then passed at least some of the money on to Kohl.

  • In a countermove, Airbus today announced plans to build the A318, a 107-seat passenger jet that will pose a challenge to Boeing's 737, a still-popular commuter plane derived from 1960's technology.


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