Joint FACC visit of Airbus in Mobile, AL [fr]
Consul General Louis de Corail will visit the Airbus plant in Mobile, AL as part of a FACC tour on April 11, 2017.
Co-organized by the French American Chambers of Commerce of Atlanta and New Orleans and the Mobile Chamber of commerce, this visit is designed to highlight the area’s growth and showcase local French investment.
During the trip, Consul General de Corail will participate in a walking tour of the Airbus plant , located at Brookley Field. Inaugurated in September 2015, the $600 million investment by Airbus Group for its first A320 assembly line in the United States has created almost 500 direct and indirect jobs in the area. When it reaches full capacity, these numbers are expected to increase to 1000 direct and 4000 indirect jobs. Its first delivery took place in 2016, and it is expected to produce an annual production of 40 to 50 airplanes a year by 2018.
The visit will include a networking reception with the local business community of Mobile.
For more information, visit : FACC Atlanta