- Airbus delivers first airliner assembled in the U.S. -- a JetBlue A321ceo
- Built at Mobile, Alabama, facility, 40% of the jet uses parts from U.S. suppliers
- "Today is aviation history," said a JetBlue executive
Mobile, Alabama (CNN)Just three years after Airbus broke ground on its Mobile, Alabama, factory, the company has reached a major milestone, delivering its first ever airliner assembled in the U.S.
"You have done an amazing job building an incredible airplane," he said. "Every time we touch it, we think of you.