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  • 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,...


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  • Gol evaluating E2 order

    News | 19 Sep 2014 14:04 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Brazil's Gol has said it is studying a potential order for the Embraer E-Jet E2, amid renewed interest by the country's airlines in regional jets as Brazil aims to develop regional aviation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Gol-evaluating-E2-order-403911/
  • OPINION: Al Baker springs to Boeing's defence

    News | 19 Sep 2014 10:18

    ​Qatar Airways’ Akbar Al Baker rarely holds back when pointing out suppliers’ shortcomings. Airbus and Boeing have both been publicly chastised when they have fallen short of the uncompromising standards set by the boss of the fast-growing Gulf airline.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Al-Baker-springs-to-Boeings-defence-403898/
  • ANALYSIS: Virgin Galactic 'close to reaching space'

    News | 18 Sep 2014 13:59 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Virgin Galactic has formally backed away from its pledge to put its first fare-paying passengers into suborbital space by the close of 2014 – but has made a very public declaration that suborbital operations from its purpose-built spaceport in New Mexico will begin in early 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Virgin-Galactic-close-to-reaching-space-403853/
  • Avolon finalises 787-9 and 737 Max order

    News | 17 Sep 2014 13:25 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Irish lessor Avolon has finalised its order for six Boeing 787-9s and five 737 Max 9s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Avolon-finalises-787-9-and-737-Max-order-403803/
  • VIDEO: 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/VIDEO-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/