As Western planemakers seek to finalise lucrative deals to sell some 200 jets to Iran, doubts are growing over the sale of a dozen Airbus A380 superjumbo jets to the country's national flag carrier, several people familiar with deal said.
Qatar Airways has taken delivery of its first Airbus A380 superjumbo, ending a three-month standoff with the planemaker over the quality of its cabin fittings.
The Gulf airline took delivery of the first of 10 A380s it has ordered at a
Air France has launched a new daily Airbus A380 flight between Dubai and Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport.
For the 2011-12 winter season, Air France will operate six Airbus A380 aircraft from Paris-Charles de Gaulle, serving five destinatio
Qatar Airways plans to increase its order for Airbus A380 passenger jets at the Paris Air Show, Flight International reported.
The Gulf airline has five of the world's largest passenger jets on order, worth $375 million each at current lis
Qantas Airways suspended flights of its Airbus A380 fleet on Thursday after engine failure triggered an emergency landing in Singapore, one of the most serious incidents for the world's largest passenger plane in three years of commercial flight.
Dubai carrier Emirates, the Arab world's largest airline, aims to have 120 Airbus A380s when new airport space is available and is working with Boeing on the next generation of 777 jets.
Emirates, whose passengers are growing at 20 percent
Delivery of a second Airbus A380 to Emirates may suffer a further delay of several weeks, an Emirates spokeswoman said.
'We are negotiating with Airbus the delivery date of a second A380. Airbus notified Emirates of a possible delay of
The Airbus A380 has undergone a new test at the Al Ain International Airport to ensure compatibility of its systems, a report said.
The A380 touched down at the airport on Thursday on a four-day mission, thre Gulf News report quoting an of
An Airbus A380 aircraft paid a short visit to Abu Dhabi International Airport today (July 29).
The Superjumbo landed at 9.22 am, and took off 10 minutes later.
The visit was part of a week-long engine testing and pilot training f