Airbus sees a "distinct possibility" of adding at least one new customer for its A380 superjumbo jet before the end of the year, the European planemaker's sales chief John Leahy told Reuters.
Currently, Airbus has a
Emirates, a Dubai-based airline, will operate a one-off Airbus A380 service to Imam Khomeini International Airport in Tehran, Iran, on September 30, in celebration of the recent launch of its fourth daily flight between the two cities.
Dubai-based Emirates airline has denied media reports that it was planning to withdraw its Airbus A380 plane from Indian routes.
The airline is flying the superjumbo between Dubai in the UAE and the Indian financial capital Mumbai.
Emirates Airline is prepared to order more A380 jumbo jets if Airbus updates the jumbo jet with a new engine, the Dubai-based airline's chief commercial officer has reiterated.
Emirates is the world's largest operator of t
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