Airbus A380 Newswire

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  1. Malaysia Airlines dismisses report of plans to scrap A380 unitRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Flight Global

    Malaysia Airlines has dismissed a report that it has scrapped plans to reconfigure its six Airbus A380s to an all-economy layout and hive them off as a separate unit to focus on Islamic pilgrimage flights. "[The establishment of the A380 subsidiary] is still very much on track providing charters to Saudi Arabia's Jeddah and Medina airports to cater for Hajj and Umrah pilgrimages to Mecca.

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  2. Airbus Faces Possible Leadership Shuffle an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Airbus SE faces the prospect of having to find a new leader after Chief Executive Officer Tom Enders reportedly decided not to stand for a third term, sparking a leadership contest just as the plane maker grapples with a bribery probe and slack demand for its biggest airliner. Enders won't renew his mandate when it expires in May 2019, French newspaper Le Figaro reported, without saying where it got the information.

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  3. Check out the hidden bedrooms on board Boeing's 787 DreamlinerRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... is a smaller wide-body jet, its crew rests are not as spacious as larger aircraft such as the Boeing 777 or the Airbus A380.

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  4. London Gatwick to boost capacity with larger pierRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Air Transport World

    ... can start, however, two major enabling projects must be completed. These involve moving the stand for the Airbus A380 from its existing location on Pier 6 to a newly created stand on Pier 5 and widening and re-aligning a taxiway to allow A380s to ...

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  5. Flying from Brisbane to Auckland with EmiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... device. Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later. Emirates' Airbus A380-800 double-deck. It's the world's largest passenger aircraft with the main bar located at the rear of the upper deck for ...

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  6. UPDATE 1-Airbus may cut A380 production to six planes a year -sourcesRead the original story

    Monday | Reuters

    Airbus is exploring plans to cut A380 superjumbo production to as low as six aircraft per year as it battles to make the world's largest airliner commercially viable beyond the end of the decade, industry sources said. Squeezed by smaller but efficient twin-engined jets, Airbus has announced plans to lower A380 output to 12 aircraft in 2018 and eight in 2019, down from an annual peak of 30, as it holds out for what it believes will be a recovery in demand.

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  7. Buffalo, Albany get first non-stop link since 2010 via OneJetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | USA Today

    ... Columbus, Hartford, Indianapolis, Louisville, Omaha, Providence and Richmond, Va. A Singapore Airlines Airbus A380 superjumbo, the largest passenger airplane in the world, lands in Los Angeles besidea smaller Bombardier CRJ regional jet in early ...

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  8. Airbus may lower A380 outputRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Seeking Alpha

    Airbus ( OTCPK:EADSY ) is exploring plans to lower A380 superjumbo production to as low as six aircraft per year, industry sources told Reuters. The planemaker already announced plans to lower A380 output to 12 aircraft in 2018 and 8 in 2019, down from an annual peak of 30.

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  9. Airbus may lower A380 output to six planes a year - sourcesRead the original story

    Monday | Reuters

    Airbus is exploring plans to lower A380 superjumbo production to as low as six aircraft per year as it battles to secure viable production of the world's largest airliner beyond the end of the decade, industry sources said. Squeezed by smaller but efficient twin-engined jets, Airbus has announced plans to lower A380 output to 12 aircraft in 2018 and 8 in 2019, down from an annual peak of 30, as it holds out for what its forecasters believe will be a recovery in demand.

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  10. Will the world's largest passenger airliner - the A380 - ever come to Denver?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Denver Post

    In this June 17, 2013 file photo, a British Airways Airbus A380, right, takes off in front of an Air India Boeing 787 Dreamliner. An Airbus A380 of Emirates Airlines take off for a demonstration flight during an air show in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, in this Monday Nov. 21, 2005 file photo.

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  11. Yorkshire Pensioners Own an A380 Superjumbo. Is That Wise?: Gadfly 2 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Bloomberg

    What do German dentists and architects have in common with Yorkshire council workers? Bizarrely, they're all part-owners of Airbus A380s. Airbus SE is struggling to sell the A380 and a second-hand market hasn't become established yet.

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  12. How an aircraft seat is made: Take a top-secret tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... quality, the ambient lighting discreet, and there's that gentle soothing motion you get when you're aloft in an Airbus A380, listening to a soporific Pink Floyd album and drifting into psychedelic dreamland. For the first time, the new business ...

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  13. Emirates A388 at New York on Dec 4th 2017, at about 200 feet in the middle of turn to runway 13LRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | AVHerald

    An Emirates Airbus A380-800, registration A6-EEU performing flight EK-207 from Dubai to New York JFK,NY , was on final approach to New York's runway 13L following the Canarsie approach , when the aircraft descended below minimums prompting tower to warn EK-207 "you appear to be extremely low on approach" while the aircraft was about half way into the turn about to be abeam the stadium, the crew announced in response "EK207, missed approach". The aircraft climbed out to safety, positioned for another approach now to runway 22L and landed safely about 10 minutes after the go-around.

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  14. Name that airport ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | USA Today

    ... tual control tower at Zurich International Airport as seen Oct. 9, 2017. A pilot waves from on board an Emirates Airbus A380 as it prepares to leave Zurich International Airport on Oct. 9, 2017.

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  15. Emirates v. Singapore: Which airline suite is sweeter?Read the original story

    Friday Dec 8 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    Two of the six suites in Singapore Airlines new Airbus A380 cabin designed can be combined into a 'double' thanks to a lowering center divider. Two of the six suites in Singapore Airlines new Airbus A380 cabin designed can be combined into a 'double' thanks to a lowering center divider.

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  16. Singapore A388 near Singapore on Jun 18th 2015, turbulence injures threeRead the original story

    Friday Dec 8 | AVHerald

    Last Update: Friday, Dec 8th 2017 14:26Z 21728 Articles available Events from Jun 19th 1999 to Dec 7th 2017 A Singapore Airlines Airbus A380-800, registration 9V-SKI performing flight SQ-861 from Hong Kong to Singapore with 433 passengers and 27 crew, was on approach to Singapore descending through about 6000 feet when the crew spotted a cumulus cloud ahead on their flight path, without a significant painting on the weather radar, and decided to set their track to avoid the cloud. When the aircraft passed abeam of the cloud the aircraft experienced turbulence for about 2 seconds, then continued for a smooth further descent and landing.

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  17. Face off: Which airline suite is sweeter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | USA Today

    Global airlines are in the midst of a luxury war, with many of the top carriers rolling out new amenities to one-up their competition. Two of the six suites in Singapore Airlines new Airbus A380 cabin designed can be combined into a 'double' thanks to a lowering center divider.

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  18. The 10 most luxurious first class cabins in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Silicon Alley Insider

    First class is slowly, but surely going the way of the dodo. The palatial luxury suites that have come to epitomize luxury commercial air travel are slowly being phased out.

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  19. Air France retrieves stranded A380 from CanadaRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 7 | Flight Global

    Air France has retrieved the Airbus A380 stranded in Canada, flying it back to Paris, but the aircraft will not be returned to service for several weeks. The aircraft had been parked in Goose Bay since 30 September after it diverted following uncontained failure of one of its Engine Alliance GP7200 powerplants.

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  20. World's 10 best business class airlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... The newest and plushest offering is the airline's Business Studio, which is found on its fleet of Boeing 787 and Airbus A380 superjumbos. The Studio features a massaging lie-flat bed, 18.5-inch touchscreen, and even a Lobby lounge to socialise with ...

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