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.
Emirates, a Dubai-based carrier, is unveiling innovative on-ground activations at this year’s Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, which kicked off today in Dubai, UAE.
The festival, which is engaging visitors with new experie
UAE-based Etihad Airways will introduce its new Airbus A380 service from December 1 for guests traveling between New York’s John F Kennedy (JFK) International Airport and the airline’s Abu Dhabi home.
The A380 features The R