Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley, right, and Airbus President & CEO Fabrice Bregier celebrate the announcement that Airbus will establish its first assembly plant in the United States in Mobile, Ala., ... more 
Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley, right, and Airbus President & CEO Fabrice Bregier celebrate the announcement that Airbus will establish its first assembly plant in the United States in Mobile, Ala., Monday, July 2, 2012. The French-based company said the Alabama plant is expected to cost $600 million to build and will employ 1,000 people when it reaches full production, likely to be four planes a month by 2017. (AP Photo/Dave Martin) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Dave Martin
Mon, Jul 2, 2012 1:59 PM EDT