Airbus to Host Community Celebration Sept. 12 in Honor of US Manufacturing Facility Opening

Community Celebration of for Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility to Follow 5K Run
On Saturday, Sept. 12, following the post-race activities of the Airbus 5K on the Runway, Airbus will host a community celebration with fireworks, live music and a short video presentation.


The festivities are open to all local residents and admittance is free.

The Airbus 5K on the Runway will be surrounded by family-friendly activities, plus food and drinks available for purchase. Bring lawn chairs and blankets, buy food or bring your own, and get ready to celebrate together.

When: Saturday, September 12
3.00PM – Airbus 5K on the Runway events begin with the opening of the Kid Zone
5.30PM – 1-Mile Fun Run begins
6.00PM – Airbus 5K on the Runway race begins
6.30PM – Post-Race celebration begins


Where: The Green Space at the Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley (Located on Broad Street between 5th and 6th Streets)

Plan to arrive early – parking is free. More information is available at and on Facebook at