Airbus has inaugurated the fourth A320 Family production line at Hamburg, Germany on 14 June 2018.
The purpose of this innovative state-of-the-art line is for ramping up the single-aisle programme to 60 aircraft per month by mid-2019.
The line features two seven-axis robots for automated fuselage drilling. These robots are able to drill almost 80 percent of holes on the upper side of the sections. and uses mobile tooling platforms that navigate autonomously with laser trackers.
More than 14,000 A320ceo and A320neo Family aircraft ordered and over 8,100 delivered since its first flight in 22 February 1987
The A320 Family aircraft are manufactured globally, at Airbus sites in Europe, China and the US.