Airbus appeared to take the lead in the order race with Boeing last month, leapfrogging its rival with confirmation of a major Latin American order as Boeing prepared to issue its own final data for the first four months of 2015.
Etihad Airways has taken delivery of its second Airbus A380 in its new ‘Facets of Abu Dhabi’ livery, and will introduce the aircraft on the popular Abu Dhabi to London Heathrow route tomorrow (May 1).
The aircraft was
Europe's Airbus pledged on Friday to boost sales of its A380 superjumbo, as the world's largest passenger jet prepares to celebrate a bitter-sweet 10-year anniversary in the skies having booked no new airline orders since 2013.
Rolls-Royce said it had won a $9.2 billion order to supply engines for 50 A380 aircraft for Dubai's Emirates airline, providing a boost for the British company after a torrid year of profit warnings.
Rolls-Royce said the order
Dubai's Emirates airline has selected British engine-maker Rolls-Royce to supply engines for 50 of the 140 A380 aircraft it has on order with Airbus, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
It is the first time the
The jumbo jet, for many years the workhorse of modern air travel, could be close to running out of runway.
Last year, there were zero orders placed by commercial airlines for new Boeing 747s or Airbus A380s, reflecting a fundament
Dubai-based airline Emirates will launch a daily A380 service to Copenhagen from December 1, marking the Danish capital as the first in Scandinavia to boast a scheduled A380 service.
The service comes almost four years after the a
Dubai-based airline Emirates has announced a second daily A380 service to Zurich, adding 945 seats a week on the route, with 280 in First Class and Business Class.
Commencing on October 1, Emirates flights EK85/86, currently opera
Dubai International Airport was named the world’s leading hub for Airbus A380 operations in 2014, according to Dubai Airports’ 2014 Yearbook published today.
The Yearbook reports that Dubai International had a total of 15,09
UAE national carrier Etihad Airways said it has received an overwhelming reponse for the airline’s inaugural flight from New York’s John F. Kennedy (JFK) International Airport to its hub Abu Dhabi in The Residence by Etihad.