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Airbus builds first US production facility in Alabama

Airbus is opening its first US production base in Alabama, which the company says will help to cut down delivery costs.

Getting out of Europe also gives Airbus another advantage - labour laws in the US are less restrictive than in Germany and France.

But that will not stop some unions from making their pitch to workers.

Samira Hussain reports.

  • 14 Sep 2015
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