Alestis delivers to Airbus the first set of ribs in ATL for the A330Neo
Last January 28, the first set of ribs in ATL of the HTP of the A330Neo took place at the Tecnobahia plant. Representatives of Airbus were present, both from the Puerto Real plant as well as from the Manufacturing Engineering and Programmes departments. During the ceremony, Manuel de la Torre, plant Director and Jose López, Alestis Programmes Manages, spoke to the entire team to thank them for the effort they put in and to congratulate them for the excellent results achieved.
This first delivery was carried out according to the initial plan, one month before date of necessary assembly. In this way, Airbus will carry out a test on the assembly line, before the production set-up of the first airplane. Additionally, this milestone is the culmination of the development of the project with has resulted in the design and a process which significantly simplifies the manufacturing of the elements and eases industrialisation, setting up the foundation of a series of productions with a capacity of reaching excellence in delivery, quality and cost.