Top News on a380

  • VIDEO: 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,...

  • INTERVIEW: Thierry Antinori - Emirates Airline executive vice president

    ​Thierry Antinori is executive vice president and chief commercial officer, with Emirates Airline, which he joined...

  • SIA confirms A380s to Auckland from October

    ​Singapore Airlines (SIA) will upgauge seven weekly services from Singapore to Auckland from 27 October with Airbus...

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  • ​ROUTES: Emirates could order 60 more A380s if Neo backed

    News | 21 Sep 2014 22:55 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Emirates would sign up for another 60-70 A380s if Airbus is prepared to develop an enhanced “A380neo” derivative. That was the public pledge made by the Gulf mega-carrier’s president Sir Tim Clark at World Routes in Chicago.
  • ROUTES: Sao Paulo Guarulhos aims for A380 flights in 2015

    News | 21 Sep 2014 20:55 | Edward Russell

    ​The operator of Sao Paulo Guarulhos International airport hopes to see its first Airbus A380 flight in 2015, following the completion of upgrades to its runways.
  • ROUTES: DFW seeks to capitalise on network for Asia-LatAm flows

    News | 21 Sep 2014 19:30 | Edward Russell

    ​Dallas/Fort Worth International airport is fresh off a plethora of new international route launches ranging from Bogota to Doha and Hong Kong in the past year.
  • ​ROUTES: Bahrain poised for expansion as Gulf Air recovers

    News | 21 Sep 2014 17:11 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Bahrain International Airport expects to complete the detail design of its new Terminal by the end of the year as it targets an opening by 2020. Buoyed by a recovering Gulf Air, the airport is completing its expansion plans which will also incorporate a general aviation terminal and maintenance, repair and overhaul facilities.
  • ​ROUTES: Chicago aims to tap more emerging markets

    News | 20 Sep 2014 15:06 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Chicago is targeting new services from Asia-Pacific and Latin American airports as it takes centre stage as host of this year’s World Routes and very happy about the breadth of international delegates attending the event.
  • OPINION: DVB's take on the Ex-Im reauthorisation debate

    News | 19 Sep 2014 15:10 | Bertrand Grabowski

    Bertrand Grabowski is a member of the board of DVB Bank