ElectroImpact http://kplu.org en Washington aerospace companies celebrate Airbus test flight (quietly) http://kplu.org/post/washington-aerospace-companies-celebrate-airbus-test-flight-quietly <p>Each maiden voyage of a Boeing airplane has been cause for much celebration in Washington state. But now there’s a big chunk of the local aerospace industry that also supplies Boeing’s main rival, Airbus. So when a new Airbus plane takes to the skies – like the A350 earlier today – a large contingent of workers here in Boeing’s backyard watches with pride.</p><p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Ashley Gross 9068 at http://kplu.org Washington aerospace companies celebrate Airbus test flight (quietly)