Top News on Airbus A340-600

  • ​LIMA: Airbus promotes A400M as humanitarian workhorse


    Airbus Defence & Space has highlighted the suitability of the A400M tactical transport as a humanitarian relief aircraft.


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  • Storm ice suspected in Etihad A340 cruise incident


    Pilots of an Etihad Airways Airbus A340-600 diverted to Singapore after a sudden encounter with turbulent weather...


  • IN FOCUS: Very large airliners


    Boeing has passed major 747-8 milestones, with the -8I in service and -8F deliveries beyond 20, while Airbus is...


  • IN FOCUS: Airlines turn to alcohol as potential jet fuel replacement


    Debate on the potential of alcohol-to-jet fuels continues to rage, but major airlines are making plans to use them once...


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  • PICTURE: Thai Airways retires Airbus A340-600s

    News | 02 Apr 2015 08:41 | Firdaus Hashim

    Thai Airways International has formally retired the Airbus A340-600 aircraft from service on 28 March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Thai-Airways-retires-Airbus-A340-600s-410839/
  • ​LIMA: Airbus promotes A400M as humanitarian workhorse

    News | 19 Mar 2015 07:31 | Greg Waldron

    Airbus Defence & Space has highlighted the suitability of the A400M tactical transport as a humanitarian relief aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/LIMA-Airbus-promotes-A400M-as-humanitarian-workhorse-410346/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Interiors specialist PPA expands production

    News | 27 Jun 2014 08:59

    After a long absence, composite and glass fibre manufacturer PPA is back at Farnborough, and eager to share its part in the record-breaking Bloodhound SSC attempthttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Interiors-specialist-PPA-expands-production-400495/
  • Storm ice suspected in Etihad A340 cruise incident

    News | 02 Apr 2013 10:47 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Pilots of an Etihad Airways Airbus A340-600 diverted to Singapore after a sudden encounter with turbulent weather during cruise generated unreliable airspeed...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Storm-ice-suspected-in-Etihad-A340-cruise-incident-384095/
  • IN FOCUS: Very large airliners

    News | 25 Oct 2012 16:00 | Niall O’Keeffe

    Boeing has passed major 747-8 milestones, with the -8I in service and -8F deliveries beyond 20, while Airbus is sticking to a target of 30 A380 handovers for 2012http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Very-large-airliners-378100/
  • Lufthansa targets low demand economy-class markets with 747-8I

    News | 04 May 2012 16:11 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Lufthansa will use its new Boeing 747-8Is to tackle long-haul markets where demand is weak for economy class seats. This is because the stretched jumbo slots...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lufthansa-targets-low-demand-economy-class-markets-with-747-8I-371455/