Qatar Airways has delayed the launch of the world's longest direct flight -- from Doha to Auckland, New Zealand -- by two months because of the late delivery of Airbus A350s, an airline spokeswoman told Reuters.
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Airbus said on Friday that the delivery of the first A350 to Qatar Airways has been rescheduled for December 22.
The handover of Europe's first mainly carbon-composite jet, originally scheduled for December 13, had been postpo
Europe's Airbus lost a major order on Wednesday when Dubai's Emirates airline cancelled its entire purchase of 70 Airbus A350 jets, dealing an unexpected blow to the planemaker and engine maker Rolls-Royce.
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Qatar Airways is set to upgrade an order for 20 Airbus A350 aircraft to larger variants, a move that includes new backing for a model designed to compete with Boeing's 777 mini-jumbo, aviation sources said on Monday.
Cathay Pacific Airways today concluded a purchase agreement with Airbus for the delivery of 30 new A350-900 aircraft, representing the airline’s biggest single aircraft purchase.
The new acquisitions are valued at HK$60.84 billion ($7.83