Airbus – Company Overview.

Airbus is the largest aerospace and defense company in Europe. It was founded on 18 December 1970 as Airbus Industrie GIE. Airbus is headquartered in Toulouse, France.

Few of the major Airbus products include Airbus A220, A320, A330, A350, A380 as well as helicopters such as H125, H145, H160 and H225.

Airbus was formed by the coalition of multiple European countries and has multiple owners till date.

Airbus employs more than 134,000 people globally.

Airbus Subsidiaries:

  • Airbus Corporate Jets
  • Airbus Operations S.A.S.
  • Airbus ProSky
  • Stelia Aerospace


  • France – 11.1%
  • Germany (through GZBV) – 11.09%
  • Spain – 4.2%
  • Others – 73.6%