Top News on Airbus A340-600

  • 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 during cruise generated unreliable airspeed...


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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...


  • News Listings for Airbus A340-600

  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 30 June - 7 July 2014

    News | 07 Jul 2014 09:30 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Novus Aviation sells 777 to Commerz Realhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-30-June-7-July-2014-401107/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Interiors specialist PPA expands production

    News | 27 Jun 2014 07:59

    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/
  • Hainan Airlines weighs next-generation widebodies

    News | 04 Jun 2014 08:32 | Mavis Toh

    ​Hainan Airlines says it is studying next generation aircraft for its future fleet plans, but has yet to decide on the aircraft types and how many it would order.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Hainan-Airlines-weighs-next-generation-widebodies-400047/
  • Lufthansa extends US Airways partnership in Charlotte

    News | 22 Apr 2014 15:37 | Edward Russell

    Lufthansa will maintain its partnership with US Airways at Charlotte Douglas International airport though the end of 2014, despite the latter’s merger with Oneworld alliance member American Airlines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lufthansa-extends-US-Airways-partnership-in-Charlotte-398438/
  • Hainan Airlines retires A340-600s

    News | 16 Apr 2014 02:42 | Mavis Toh

    Hainan Airlines formally retired the Airbus A340-600 from its fleet on 14 April.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Hainan-Airlines-retires-A340-600s-398285/
  • AIG to sell ILFC to AerCap: sources

    News | 13 Dec 2013 22:01 | Laura Mueller

    ​American International Group (AIG) is to sign an agreement for the sale of its aircraft lessor ILFC to a consortium including AerCap and private equity firms, say market sources familiar with the matter.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AIG-to-sell-ILFC-to-AerCap-sources-394142/