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  • PICTURE: Qatar receives first A380, hints at further orders


    Qatar Airways chief executive Akbar Al Baker has hinted at further A380 orders after taking delivery of his first superjumbo at Airbus's Hamburg plant on 16 September.


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  • Al Baker expects A350s to be on schedule


    Qatar Airways chief executive Akbar Al Baker has suggested that the carrier may increase its order for 80 Airbus A350s,...


  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built


    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's...


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  • Al Baker complains of "serious issues" with 787

    News | 17 Sep 2014 04:11 | Murdo Morrison

    Qatar Airways has "serious issues" with its fleet of 787-8s, chief executive Akbar Al Baker says.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Al-Baker-complains-of-serious-issues-with-787-403758/
  • Al Baker says Lufthansa's problems are "self-inflicted"

    News | 17 Sep 2014 04:08 | Murdo Morrison

    Qatar Airways chief executive Akbar Al Baker says Lufthansa’s campaign to stop the Gulf carrier increasing its presence in Germany will not help the flag-carrier improve its financial fortunes.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Al-Baker-says-Lufthansas-problems-are-self-inflicted-403773/
  • PICTURE: Qatar receives first A380, hints at further orders

    News | 17 Sep 2014 04:04 | Murdo Morrison

    Qatar Airways chief executive Akbar Al Baker has hinted at further A380 orders after taking delivery of his first superjumbo at Airbus's Hamburg plant on 16 September.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Qatar-receives-first-A380-hints-at-further-orders-403756/
  • Al Baker expects A350s to be on schedule

    News | 17 Sep 2014 03:59 | Murdo Morrison

    Qatar Airways chief executive Akbar Al Baker has suggested that the carrier may increase its order for 80 Airbus A350s, after taking delivery of its first of the type before the end of the year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Al-Baker-expects-A350s-to-be-on-schedule-403757/
  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built

    News | 12 Sep 2014 16:41 | Murdo Morrison

    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's European plants. Named after the white whale because of their distinctive shape, the fleet of five Belugas carry out more than 60 flights each week between 11 sites. To mark the anniversary, we have chosen our 12 oddest-shaped aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/QUIRKY-DOZEN-The-12-strangest-looking-aircraft-ever-built-403659/
  • CFM relaxed about delay to Leap flight tests

    News | 11 Sep 2014 14:35 | Murdo Morrison

    ​CFM says a delay in launching flight tests of the first two Leap variants will not stymie certification plans for the narrowbody engine.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/CFM-relaxed-about-delay-to-Leap-flight-tests-403597/