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Felix Kracht. (Europe Report).(Airbus Industrie)(Obituary)

Felix Kracht, a founder of Airbus and the first production director on the A300, died Oct. 3. He was 90. "It is thanks to the talent, determination and courage of men such as Felix Kracht that Airbus has become the great company it is today," said President and CEO Noel Forgeard. Kracht joined the Airbus organization in 1968 and served as head of Deutsche Airbus. …

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