Dubai's Emirates could buy an additional 60 to 80 Airbus A380s if the four-engined superjumbo were revamped with more fuel-efficient engines by 2020, the airline's chief executive Tim Clark said, according to the Financial Times.
Qatar Airways will seek compensation from Airbus for delays in delivery of three of the European planemaker's A380 superjumbos, the carrier's chief executive officer said.
Akbar Al Baker also said at the Farnborough Airsho
Airbus said the snags holding up delivery of the new A380 superjumbos ordered by Qatar Airways would be resolved by the end of the year, after the chief executive of the Middle Eastern airline criticised the European planemaker.
Magic Planet, City Centre Mirdif, a market leader in family entertainment in Dubai, has launched a new flight simulator for budding pilots and curious daredevils to learn how to fly the Airbus A380.
The Airbus 380 simulator featur
Delivery of the first three Airbus A380 superjumbos to Qatar Airways has hit a further delay of several weeks due to unresolved cabin issues, the airline's chief executive said.
The delivery had originally been expected around
Dubai's Emirates airline, the largest customer for the Airbus A380, said on Monday it hoped to achieve progress soon on its call to upgrade the world's biggest passenger jet with new engines.
Emirates has expressed interes
Qatar Airways has delayed taking delivery of its first Airbus A380 by "several weeks" while the planemaker tackles problems with the cabin interior identified by the airline.
"As per the usual aircraft delivery proc
Qatar Airways has confirmed that it will start A380 operations on the Doha-Paris route from Doha’s new airport on July 3.
Earlier, the airline had announced that the first of its 13 A380 aircraft on order will start operatio
Emirates, Dubai's flagship airline, would be interested in ordering more A380s from Airbus if the planemaker brought a revamped version of the superjumbo onto the market, much like it has done with its A320neo, an executive told Reuters.