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Airbus charts beginning of recovery in first quarter | News

Airbus charts beginning of recovery in first quarter | News

Airbus has reported consolidated net income of €362 million for the first quarter of 2021, compared to a net loss of €481 million for the same period last year. Consolidated reported earnings per share stood at €0.46 for the first quarter, up from a loss of €0.61 per share last year. “The good quarter one […]

Delta Air Lines orders 25 Airbus A321neo planes | News

Delta Air Lines orders 25 Airbus A321neo planes | News

Delta Air Lines has placed a firm order for 25 A321neo (New Engine Option) aircraft with Airbus. This is in addition to Delta’s 2017 order of 100 A321neo aircraft. These planes will be powered by Pratt & Whitney PW1100G-JM engines. Additionally, Delta has accelerated delivery of two A350-900 aircraft as well as two A330-900neo aircraft. […]

Corsair welcomes first Airbus A330-900 to fleet | News

Corsair welcomes first Airbus A330-900 to fleet | News

Corsair has taken delivery of its first A330-900, on lease from Avolon. By selecting a total of five A330neos, the French airline is executing its strategy to become an all-A330 operator. The aircraft features 352 seats in a three-class layout, providing all the comfort and amenities of Airbus’ leading ‘Airspace’ cabin, including state-of-the-art passenger in-flight […]

FlyArystan grows fleet with new Airbus delivery | News

FlyArystan grows fleet with new Airbus delivery | News

FlyArystan has taken delivery of two additional Airbus A320s, with the expanded fleet of nine aircraft having an average age of seven years. All aircraft are configured with 180 economy-class seats. Additional aircraft capacity will be used to increase flights to 65 per day across the domestic network in Kazakhstan and the recently launched international […]

Airbus launches new sustainable aviation fuel trial | News

Airbus launches new sustainable aviation fuel trial | News

A team of aerospace specialists has launched the first in-flight emissions study using 100 per cent sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) on a wide-body commercial passenger aircraft. Airbus, German research centre DLR, Rolls-Royce and SAF producer Neste have teamed up to start the pioneering ‘Emission and Climate Impact of Alternative Fuels’ (ECLIF3) project looking into the […]

Etihad Airways latest to retire Airbus A380 | News

Breaking Travel News investigates: Etihad Airways | Focus

Etihad Airways is unlikely to welcome the Airbus A380 back to its fleet in the wake of the Covid-19 shutdown, chief executive Tony Douglas has confirmed. In an interview with the National, the aviation chief said the largest aircraft in the world was no longer profitable to operate. “We have now taken the strategic decision […]

Air Côte d’Ivoire receives first A320neo from Airbus | News

Air Côte d’Ivoire receives first A320neo from Airbus | News

Air Côte d’Ivoire has taken delivery of its first A320neo, becoming the first operator of the type in the west Africa region. This latest generation aircraft will join the Abidjan-based airline’s existing Airbus fleet of six aircraft. With improved levels of efficiency, this new aircraft will be deployed on Air Côte d’Ivoire’s regional network to […]

Airbus sees profits slip in full-year 2020 results | News

Airbus sees profits slip in full-year 2020 results | News

European manufacturing giant Airbus swung to an operating loss of €510 million in 2020, down from a profit of €1.3 billion the previous year. At the same time, revenues for the full year at the plane maker fell 29 per cent to €50 billon. Airbus said there would be no 2020 dividend as a result. […]

Airbus seeks to develop hydrogen hub in Paris | News

Airbus seeks to develop hydrogen hub in Paris | News

Airbus has led calls for expressions of interest to explore the opportunities generated by hydrogen in Paris airports with the aim to decarbonise air transport activities. The plane manufacturer led a consortium which also includes the Paris region, Groupe ADP and Air France-KLM. This worldwide call for expressions of interest complies with the French government’s […]

Airbus confirms further aircraft production cuts | News

Airbus confirms further aircraft production cuts | News

Airbus has updated production rate plans for its A320 family of aircraft in response to the continued slowdown in the market. The new average production rates for the A320 family will now lead to a gradual increase in production from the current rate of 40 per month to 43 in quarter three and 45 in […]

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