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Qantas says that its plans to refurbish its A380s and retire its B747 remain on track, despite the coronavirus situation.
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A few A380s still come out of the assembly line. This one is exceptional:
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Emirates is seeking to cancel five of its last eight A380 deliveries, with Airbus pushing back because the planes are already in assembly. Emirates plans to take three more of A380s by March 2021. Any cancellations may result in a penalty of US$70 million per plane.

Lufthansa withdrew an additional A380, which is based in Frankfurt. Future A380 operations will be out of Munich only, and will consist of seven superjumbos.
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Abu Dhabi's Etihad considers future without A380, A350 jets - sources

DUBAI (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Airways is planning to lay off 1,200 employees as it considers permanently grounding its Airbus (AIR.PA) A380s and never operating the A350s it has ordered, company and industry sources said. https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-healt ... KKBN22X1ZK

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A few A380s still come out of the assembly line. This one is exceptional:

ANA All Nippon Airways has delayed delivery of the last of its three A380s, which was intended for its Tokyo Narita to Honolulu route, amid a decline in travel demand.

Etihad says it has no plans to ditch its A380s and remains “committed to the delivery” of the A350-1000s, although “the global network” is under review.
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About the delay of the ANA 380. I assume that’s the oranje one?
Someone knows where it’s parked?

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