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Airbus to end A380 production in 2021; Emirates orders 40 A330-900 and 30 A350-900 instead

An important decision on the production of Airbus A380s has been taken today (14 February): Emirates and Airbus agreed to reduce the airline's A380...

Etihad Airways to deploy Airbus A380 on daily Abu Dhabi-Seoul service from 1 July

Etihad Airways will operate the Airbus A380 on its daily service linking Abu Dhabi and Seoul from 1 July 2019, . The South Korean...

British Airways Airbus A380 encounters flaps retraction problem, dumps fuel and returns to Heathrow

On 8 February, a British Airways Airbus A380 (G-XLEA) departed London Heathrow for flight BA27 to Hong Kong. The aircraft, however, encountered a flaps...

Why no A380 for Cathay Pacific?

You Asked Cathay Pacific: Aircraft It goes without saying that planes are a key aspect of any airline's business. So, for our aviation-curious passengers,...

Emirates considers deploying Airbus A380 flagship to Brussels Airport during 45-days runway upgrade at Dubai Airport

From 16 April to 30 May 2019, Dubai Airport will close one runway for upgrade works designed to boost safety, service, and capacity levels of...

Air France to reduce Airbus A380 fleet

Benjamin Smith, the Canadian CEO of Air France has confirmed he will maintain Airbus A380s in Air France's fleet. From 2020, the giant aircraft...

British Airways Airbus A380 to Los Angeles returns to London Heathrow after engine failure

On 6 November around 16:05 (UTC +0), a British Airways Airbus A380 (G-XLEE) departed from London Heathrow destination Los Angeles as BA269. About one...

Hamburg Airport and Emirates present A380 gate with three boarding bridges

Hamburg is ready for Airbus A380: All necessary construction works at Hamburg Airport have been completed and the airport is ready to handle the...

Air France launches Airbus A380 flights to Atlanta, replacing Boeing 777

Starting March 31, 2019, Air France will operate a daily flight to Atlanta (United States) by Airbus A380 on departure from Paris-Charles de Gaulle....

All Nippon Airways’ first A380 takes to the skies for the first time

The first All Nippon Airways (ANA) Airbus A380 has taken to the skies for the very first time. The aircraft, still wearing a temporary factory...

The HiFly Airbus A380 wet-leased to Air Austral collides with a jetbridge at Paris CDG

The Airbus A380 that was to connect Paris to Reunion on Air Austral flight UU978 did not take off from Charles de Gaulle airport...

First ANA Airbus A380 rolls out of final assembly line in Toulouse

The first A380 for All Nippon Airways (ANA) has rolled out of the final assembly line (FAL) in Toulouse. The aircraft has now been...

Norwegian to wet-lease Hi Fly’s Airbus A380 between London Gatwick and New York JFK

After the wet-lease by Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia on 1 and 2 August and before a wet-lease to Air Austral from 24 August, Hi...

Hi Fly released interior pictures of their first Airbus A380

Portuguese ACMI specialist Hi Fly today released interior pictures of their first Airbus A380, the aircraft is registered under its Maltese subsidiary as 9H-MIP....

Airbus welcomes Hi Fly A380 at Farnborough International Airshow

Hi Fly, the 14th operator of the iconic double-decker wide-body airliner, is displaying its A380 for the first time at Farnborough International Airshow 2018...

Leasing airline Hi Fly took delivery of its first Airbus A380

Today (5 July), Portuguese ACMI specialist Hi Fly received its first Airbus A380, the world’s largest and most spacious airliner. The arrival is a...

Airbus launches new Cabin-Flex option for A380 with Qantas

Up to 11 more premium economy seats or seven business class seats. To be available in service from 2019. As part of the efficiency-boosting...

HiFly, first Portuguese airline and 4th European one to get the Airbus A380

Singapore International Airlines (SIA) was the launch customer of the Airbus A380 mammoth aircraft. It is now starting to get rid of the first...

First Lufthansa A380 routes from Munich launched today: Los Angeles, Peking, Hong Kong

Ready for A380 take-off – Hello Los Angeles! Premiere for A380 commercial flights from Munich – LH 452 on Sunday 25 March at 12.00  The...

Airbus and London Heathrow airport celebrate 10th anniversary of first A380 flight to London

More than 200 million passengers have enjoyed the A380 experience Airbus and Heathrow airport are celebrating the 10th anniversary of A380 operations at the airport....