Airbus has named GKN Aerospace executive Daryl Taylor to head its US manufacturing facility in Mobile, Alabama. Taylor will replace Ulrich Weber as VP and GM of the $600 million A320 family Final Assembly Line (FAL) in Mobile. The facility is under construction and scheduled to begin producing completed A320 family aircraft next year, with a JetBlue Airways A321 slated to be the facility’s first delivery in spring/summer 2016. Airbus said Weber’s role was to oversee the ...

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