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Highlights from Day Two at the Dubai Airshow

November 14, 2017 Andy Nelson

Emirates Emirates continued to make headlines at the Dubai Airshow on Monday by raising doubts over its plans to continue expanding its Airbus A380 fleet. The Dubai-based carrier declared that it wants guarantees from Airbus

Planes

Seven Years Later: Qantas Flight 32

November 4, 2017 Daniel Morley

Saturday marks seven years since Qantas flight 32 experienced an in air emergency over Indonesia. The incident was the first major one for the Airbus A380, which at the time, was a two year old

Planes

Airbus’ A380plus: Too Little, Too Late?

June 21, 2017 Joshua Drabble

With the recent announcement by Airbus of the A380plus, an aerodynamically enhanced version of its A380 aircraft with both efficiency and revenue potential improvements, many people are watching and waiting to see if this will

Airlines

Emirates To Operate An All A380 and 777 Fleet

November 10, 2016 James Field

Emirates has been incrementally streamlining their fleet for a few years and now it comes to a conclusion. The airline has retired their last Airbus A330 aircraft (registered as A6-EAK) from operational service, which was

Airlines

Qatar Expands Sydney Success With A380 Flight

September 20, 2016 James Field

Doha-based Qatar Airways has announced an aircraft upgrade from the Boeing B777-300ER to the Airbus A380 on their Doha-Sydney route. This will be Qatar’s first Australian destination to be served by the Airbus A380 aircraft.

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