Airbus http://kmuw.org en Wichita Middle School Students Get Chance At Flight Over Wichita http://kmuw.org/post/wichita-middle-school-students-get-chance-flight-over-wichita <p>A group of middle school students will get a chance to fly over Wichita this week to mark the end of their mentoring program.<br><br>The Flying Challenge program ends Thursday at the National Center for Aviation Training.<br><br>The program matches Airbus and Wichita State University engineering students with 80 students at Brooks Middle School in Wichita.<br><br>The students participate in a robotics lab, a paint lab, a radio-controlled airplane demonstration and this flight over Wichita,<br> Mon, 06 May 2013 11:43:09 +0000 Associated Press 16756 at http://kmuw.org Airbus Holds Summit, Vows To Double Investments http://kmuw.org/post/airbus-holds-summit-vows-double-investments <p></p><p style="padding: 0px; margin-bottom: 16px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 11.818181991577148px; font-family: 'Trebuchet MS', Arial, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(85, 85, 85); line-height: 14.545454025268555px; ">European airplane maker Airbus Monday announced plans to double investments in the US at the first Air Capital Supplier Summit in Wichita.</p> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 12:11:17 +0000 Carla Eckels 3597 at http://kmuw.org Airbus To Expand, Looks To Wichita For Suppliers http://kmuw.org/post/airbus-expand-looks-wichita-suppliers <div id="learn-more"><p>Kansas officials and Airbus Americas Chair Allan McArtor Tuesday announced a partnership intended to grow the state&rsquo;s aviation industry by increasing contact with local aircraft suppliers.</p><p>In a conference call with reporters Airbus&rsquo; Allan McArtor along with Senator Jerry Moran and representatives from the City of Wichita announced the Air Capital Supplier Summit will be held in the city later this summer.</p> Wed, 20 Jun 2012 05:00:00 +0000 Briana O’Higgins 1119 at http://kmuw.org Airbus To Expand, Looks To Wichita For Suppliers