Qantas’ Airbus A380 Fleet – What Is The Latest?

Even before the ongoing coronavirus pandemic brought commercial air travel almost to a standstill, the Airbus A380 did not have the brightest of futures. Production of the type was officially canceled after... Read more »

In 2030 You Could Buy An Airbus A380 Airframe For $1m

In terms of its sheer size, the Airbus A380 ‘superjumbo’ is a passenger airliner like no other. However, and most crucially for Airbus, the type did not prove to be a commercial... Read more »

Why Do Rear Windows On Airbus A340’s Slope Upwards?

The Airbus A340 has several features that render it an instantly recognizable aircraft. For example, it is a rarity in being a four-engine widebody airliner with only one passenger deck. This places... Read more »

Airbus Delivers SAS’ First Airbus A321LR With Sustainable Fuel

SAS has taken delivery of its first A321LR. The aircraft was flown from Airbus’ Hamburg plant on a blend of sustainable aviation fuel, in line with SAS’ ambitious carbon reduction goals. It’s... Read more »

Greece’s SKY express Places Its First Airbus Order For 4 A320neos

Athens-based SKY express has placed a firm order with Airbus for four A320neo aircraft. It is also leasing two further jets and has already outlined a robust domestic schedule for the winter... Read more »

The Value Of Airbus A380 Engines Has Halved

There is no doubt in anyone’s mind that the COVID-19 pandemic has had a truly awful impact on the aviation industry. However, the effect of the crisis extends far beyond that of... Read more »

Airbus takes final step to end long-standing WTO dispute and U.S. tariffs

Airbus has agreed with the governments of France and Spain to make amendments to the A350 Repayable Launch Investment (RLI) contracts. After 16 years of litigation at the World Trade Organisation (WTO),... Read more »

Airbus reports a EBIT €1.6 billion loss in the second quarter

Industrial system adjusted to new production levels, cash containment and business resizing on track H1 financials reflect COVID-19 impact mitigated by adaptation measures  Revenues € 18.9 billion; EBIT Adjusted € -0.9 billion,... Read more »

Airbus reveals new zero-emission concept aircraft

Airbus has revealed three concepts for the world’s first zero-emission commercial aircraft which could enter service by 2035. These concepts each represent a different approach to achieving zero-emission flight, exploring various technology... Read more »

Airbus rolls out the last Airbus A380

Airbus announced on social media the roll out of the last Airbus A380: Source Read more »