Emirates throws lifeline to superjumbo

Emirates throws lifeline to superjumbo

Image: Airbus Newsroom Emirates has just announced an order for 36 of Airbus’ A380s, potentially saving the jet from being discontinued. Earlier this week, John Leahy, Chief Operating Officer at Airbus, said that the A380 programme would have to shut down if a deal...
Is this the end of the A380?

Is this the end of the A380?

The end of the much-loved superjumbo, the Airbus A380, might be in sight as the manufacturer has not received any orders for the plane in two years. The company has said that if it doesn’t get any orders from Emirates, its largest A380 customer, production of the...