John Leahy, Fabrice Bregie and Tom Enders

John Leahy, Fabrice Bregie and Tom Enders

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Fabrice Bregie, chief operating officer of Airbus SAS, left, Tom Enders, chief executive officer of Airbus SAS, center, and John Leahy, also chief operating officer of Airbus SAS, attend a news conference in Hamburg, Germany, on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012. Airbus, a unit of European Aeronautic, Defence & Space Co., delivered a record 534 planes, ahead of budget, and predicted deliveries will rise to 570 aircraft in 2012.