This week Flightglobal publication Flight International reviews last week’s ILA show in Berlin. The business highlight was undoubtedly Emirates’ order for 32 more A380s. We ask if Emirates’ bold bet on the A380 reverse the faltering fortunes of Europe’s superjumbo.
On the cover is the latest A380 to join Emirates’ fleet. The carrier brought it from Hamburg to the Berlin for the ILA show and to mark the carrier’s increasing presence in the German market. Photograph by Billypix.
Also featured in this issue are:
- Wizards of Oz: Boeing Recovers Down Under
- Propelling Back: Piston manufacturers had a disastrous 2009. But a leaner industry is coming back fighting
- Regional Slump: Airframer’s slow start to year sees orders stay flat in first three months while output falls