India will allow Airbus A380 planes to land at the country's four main airports, the civil aviation ministry said on Monday. The move is expected to benefit Dubai-based Emirates airline among others.
The four airports equipped
British Airways welcomed its first Airbus A380 jet, the world's biggest commercial aircraft, on Thursday, part of a $15 billion upgrade to top-of-the-range planes that it hopes will give it a boost in the lucrative market for long-haul bus
Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the UAE, has cancelled seven A350-1000 aircraft worth $2.3 billion from its order with Airbus, dealing a fresh setback to the European planemaker’s largest twin-engined jet development.
The Abu Dhabi
Engine Alliance, a team of top US engine makers, said on Thursday it had won a preliminary order to power 10 Airbus A380 superjumbos due to be delivered to Qatar Airways.
The 50/50 joint venture between General Electric and Pratt & Whi
Airbus insisted its A380 superjumbo is safe to fly after another set of cracks was discovered in the wings of the world's largest jetliner, though an engineering union said it was downplaying the issue and some Asian airlines said they would devel
Emirates, Dubai's fast-growing state airline, will likely place more orders at the Dubai airshow in November, its chairman said on Tuesday.
The carrier, the biggest customer for the Airbus A380 superjumbo with 90 orders, has prev
Qantas Airways chief executive Alan Joyce has said an engine failure on an A380 superjumbo should be blamed on the engine's design and had nothing to do with the airline's operations.
A mid-flight failure of a Rolls-Royce Trent 900
A Qantas flight bound for Buenos Aires returned to Sydney on Monday due to technical problems, the second safety incident for the airline since one of its Airbus A380 superjumbos made an emergency landing due to an engine failure.
Dubai government-owned Emirates airline said it would restart superjumbo flights to New York at the end of October, after an increase in traffic through the Americas boosted revenues.
Emirates, the largest customer for the Airbus A380 airc