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Airbus

The $600-million, 53-acre Airbus facility at the Mobile Aeroplex can produce between 40 and 50 large jetliners per year.

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Confederate Motorcycles

For twenty-four years, Confederate Motorcycles has designed and handcrafted America's most substantive road bikes.

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Hampstead

Hampstead is the first new community in the United States to be designed and built under the SmartCode, an innovative zoning code that encourages diverse, mixed-use neighborhoods.

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Honda Manufacturing of Alabama

This is Honda’s largest light-truck production facility in the world and produces the Odyssey minivan, Pilot sport utility vehicle and the Acura MDX. Factory tours are available with prior reservations.

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Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama

1 1/2 hour tour experience, enjoy the showoom, the lecture, the video and then board the tram listen to "live-narration" as you ride through Hyundai's only USA manufacturing plant. Gift shop. Min. age 6 with parent/guardian; 3rd grade & up with group. Adult supervisor required for every 10 children. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED.

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Mercedes-Benz Visitor Center

The Mercedes factory outside of Tuscaloosa produces the C-Class sedan and G-Class sport utility vehicles. There is an on-site visitor center/museum, and factory tours are offered with prior reservations.

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Tiffin Motorhomes

Tiffin Motorhomes is a family business that has manufactured and sold more than 65,000 motorhomes since its founding in 1972. Factory tours are available with prior reservations.

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