COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - Airbus Helicopter Inc. is celebrating 50 years in the United States and 15 years at the Columbus plant.
Organizers held an event at the Airbus facility in Columbus on Friday.
People from all over traveled to take a tour of the facility and see the five aircraft on site.
Two of the five aircraft on site were produced at the Columbus plant.
President of Airbus Helicopter Romain Trapp said the company is working on several new projects.
One project he said is the newly developed 160 Helicopter. It will soon be delivered to North America then assembled and completed at the Columbus plant.