First Airbus Plant In U.S. Will Bring 1,000 Jobs To Ala.
By: Yuki Noguchi
July 2, 2012
Airbus and Alabama officials announce the building of the company's first major manufacturing facility in the U.S on Monday. It's a $600 million investment that is expected to directly create about 1,000 jobs. Archrival Boeing has argued against allowing Airbus — a European company — to set up shop in the U.S.
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