The extra Airbus A380
orders cover four versions: a 533-seat three-class aircraft; a 653-seat two-class aircraft; a 500-seater able to fly non-stop from Dubai to Australia; and two freighters.
Abu Dhabi: Etihad Airways confirmed it will start Airbus A380
and Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner operations in December this year, with additional flights on sale this week for both aircraft and an extensive pilot training programme now under way.
The 700,000sqm terminal will accommodate up to 65 aircraft, including the Airbus A380
, with an expected capacity of 30 million passengers per year.
Airbus Airbus A380
is poised to carry more American passengers.
Aircraft engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce (LSE:RR) reported on Wednesday that it has signed a contract with South Korea's Asiana Airlines for Trent 900 engines to power six Airbus A380
superjumbo arrives at Farnborough Air Show two years ago
The Airbus A380
superjumbo aircraft will arrive in Indian skies next month on a promotional flight for Kingfisher Airlines, the carrier said on Thursday Apr 26, 2007
Summary: DUBAI - Emirates airlines announced on Thursday that the carrier will operate the Airbus A380
on the Dubai to Brisbane and Auckland route from October 1, 2013.
Dubai: Emirates announced on Tuesday that it will add a second Airbus A380
service on the Dubai-Sydney route from June 1, 2013.
Another customer for the jet, Malaysia Airlines, says it will get its first Airbus A380
super-jumbo jet eight months later than previously planned.