Top News on Airbus A380

  • Delays prompt Qatar to cancel Farnborough A380 plan


    Qatar Airways has been forced to cancel plans to display its first Airbus A380 at the Farnborough air show, in the wake of continuing delivery delays.


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  • FARNBOROUGH: Global focus for this year's show


    ​With this year’s major aerospace event fast approaching, companies will be gearing up to demonstrate their...


  • Boeing tweaks 777X wingspan, preserves folded length


    ​Boeing has slightly increased the in-flight wingspan and the length of the wing-fold on the 777X.


  • PICTURE: Skymark’s first A380 performs maiden flight


    Skymark Airlines' first Airbus A380 aircraft has performed its maiden flight, after the completion of airframe assembly...


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  • ANALYSIS: Novus targets more partnerships

    News | 21 Jul 2014 11:07 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Dubai-based Novus Aviation Capital is anticipating more partnership platforms as part of its unique business model.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Novus-targets-more-partnerships-401812/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Engine Alliance doubts wisdom of major upgrade for GP7000

    News | 16 Jul 2014 14:37 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Engine Alliance has answered a call by Emirates chief executive Tim Clark for more performance with a suite of upgrades that could slash specific fuel consumption up to 5%.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Engine-Alliance-doubts-wisdom-of-major-upgrade-for-GP7000-401654/
  • FARNBOROUGH: BA to use A380 for Heathrow anti-noise test

    News | 16 Jul 2014 12:00 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​British Airways is to use an Airbus A380 to explore new operational procedures intended to reduce noise in the vicinity of London Heathrow.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-BA-to-use-A380-for-Heathrow-anti-noise-test-401651/
  • Boeing slashes outlook for high-capacity jets

    News | 10 Jul 2014 09:16 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Boeing has cut the expected demand for new high-capacity aircraft by nearly 20%, from 760 to just 620, in its latest 20-year forecast.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-slashes-outlook-for-high-capacity-jets-401231/
  • ANALYSIS: Alcoa's Firth Rixon move is the latest engine sector transformation

    News | 09 Jul 2014 14:21 | Dan Thisdell

    ​When GKN bought Volvo Aero in 2016 for £633 million ($1 billion), the UK-headquartered Tier 1 described the deal as transformational, a word it has gone on to use repeatedly to underscore the impact of an acquisition that, at a stroke, made the company one of the largest players in the market for jet engine components.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Alcoas-Firth-Rixon-move-is-the-latest-engine-sector-transformation-400961/
  • Delays prompt Qatar to cancel Farnborough A380 plan

    News | 08 Jul 2014 12:54 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Qatar Airways has been forced to cancel plans to display its first Airbus A380 at the Farnborough air show, in the wake of continuing delivery delays.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Delays-prompt-Qatar-to-cancel-Farnborough-A380-plan-401168/