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Literary Minded
China Eastern’s A350 order poses dilemma for Qantas – Plane Talkingto destroy their brands that they can probably afford to fly everywhere in ridi
China Eastern’s A350 order poses dilemma for Qantas – Plane Talking
Literary Minded / Posted 2 days ago
to destroy their brands that they can probably afford to fly everywhere in ridiculously sumptuous private jets, or Airbus A380s. Ben Sandilands has reported and analysed the mechanical mobility of humanity since late 1960 - the end of the age of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How to survive a long-haul flightjet-lagged and jaded. Things are slowly getting better. The cabins of the new B
How to survive a long-haul flight
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
jet-lagged and jaded. Things are slowly getting better. The cabins of the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner planes and the Airbus A380s offer a vasty improved environment compared with the old 747s for example (although there isn’t always much improvement... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Dubai aviation sector set to boost GDP share to 35%as the airline press ahead with its expansion and aircraft retirement plans. In
Dubai aviation sector set to boost GDP share to 35%
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 days ago
as the airline press ahead with its expansion and aircraft retirement plans. In February, Emirates bought two new Airbus A380s from Japanese carrier Skymark Airlines. He said there was no further action from Airbus side on Emirates' request for... Read more
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The Financial Express
Qantas to keep Airbus A380s past 2020; talking to Boeing on 777X jetsexecutive said, even as it conducts talks with Airbus rival Boeing Co on the la
Qantas to keep Airbus A380s past 2020; talking to Boeing on 777X jets
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
executive said, even as it conducts talks with Airbus rival Boeing Co on the latter’s next-generation B777X jets. “The A380s do a great job on the markets that they operate,” said Gareth Evans, head of the company’s international business,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Airbus faces challenging first quarter but confident for full yearwith 101 in the same period last year, with gross orders of 32 aircraft includi
Airbus faces challenging first quarter but confident for full year
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
with 101 in the same period last year, with gross orders of 32 aircraft including 14 A330neos (new engine options) and two A380s for Emirates Airline. Fourteen of the 22 cancellations in the quarter were current engine option (ceo) to neo... Read more
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Market Watch
Airbus profit falls 50% as deliveries lagin the first three months of the year, compared with a target of more than 650
Airbus profit falls 50% as deliveries lag
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
in the first three months of the year, compared with a target of more than 650 deals for the year. It lost an order for two A380s from France's Air Austral, though it managed to unload to Emirates Airline two superjumbos previously built for Japan's... Read more
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Market Watch
Airbus profit falls 50%, warns of hit to comein the first three months of the year, compared to a target of more than 650 de
Airbus profit falls 50%, warns of hit to come
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
in the first three months of the year, compared to a target of more than 650 deals for the year. It lost an order for two A380s from France's Air Austral, though managed to unload to Emirates Airline two superjumbos previously built for Japan's... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Etihad Airways Announces Net Profit Of US$ 103 Million For 2015Boeing aircraft, with 204 aircraft on firm order, including 71 Boeing 787s, 25
Etihad Airways Announces Net Profit Of US$ 103 Million For 2015
The Auto Channel / Posted 3 days ago
Boeing aircraft, with 204 aircraft on firm order, including 71 Boeing 787s, 25 Boeing 777Xs, 62 Airbus A350s and 10 Airbus A380s. Etihad Airways holds equity investments in airberlin, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Alitalia, Jet Airways, Virgin... Read more
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examiner.com
Qatar Airways announces maiden flight of Airbus A380 from Doha to Atlantaentertainment options with the Qatar Airways’ newly launched Oryx One system. Q
Qatar Airways announces maiden flight of Airbus A380 from Doha to Atlanta
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
entertainment options with the Qatar Airways’ newly launched Oryx One system. Qatar Airways currently operates six Airbus A380s in its fleet, which are regularly scheduled to London (LHR), Paris (CDG) and Bangkok (BKK). Qatar Airways originally... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Etihad Airways Takes Off with OpenLink’s Commodities, Treasury and Risk SolutionBoeing aircraft, with 204 aircraft on firm order, including 71 Boeing 787s, 25
Etihad Airways Takes Off with OpenLink’s Commodities, Treasury and Risk Solution
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 3 days ago
Boeing aircraft, with 204 aircraft on firm order, including 71 Boeing 787s, 25 Boeing 777Xs, 62 Airbus A350s and 10 Airbus A380s. Etihad Airways holds equity investments in airberlin, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Alitalia, Jet Airways, Virgin... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Etihad Airways Announces Net Profit Of US$ 103 Million For 2015Boeing aircraft, with 204 aircraft on firm order, including 71 Boeing 787s, 25
Etihad Airways Announces Net Profit Of US$ 103 Million For 2015
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 3 days ago
Boeing aircraft, with 204 aircraft on firm order, including 71 Boeing 787s, 25 Boeing 777Xs, 62 Airbus A350s and 10 Airbus A380s. Etihad Airways holds equity investments in airberlin, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Alitalia, Jet Airways, Virgin... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Emirates Scores Treble at Business Magazine Awardsas private suites in First Class, its A380 Onboard Lounge and First Class Showe
Emirates Scores Treble at Business Magazine Awards
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
as private suites in First Class, its A380 Onboard Lounge and First Class Shower spa, amongst others.Emirates flies three A380s daily from Auckland to Dubai and beyond via Australia, as well as a daily non-stop Auckland-Dubai Boeing 777-200LR... Read more
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WA Today
Welcome to the velvet rope economythe bottom line, even if it stirs a certain amount of envy and resentment. As
Welcome to the velvet rope economy
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
the bottom line, even if it stirs a certain amount of envy and resentment. As coach passengers pile into giant 747s and A380s, for example, "a glimpse of a shower or private suite creates a marker in people's minds," said Alex Dichter, a... Read more
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Canberra Times
Welcome to the velvet rope economythe bottom line, even if it stirs a certain amount of envy and resentment. As
Welcome to the velvet rope economy
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
the bottom line, even if it stirs a certain amount of envy and resentment. As coach passengers pile into giant 747s and A380s, for example, "a glimpse of a shower or private suite creates a marker in people's minds," said Alex Dichter, a... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Welcome to the velvet rope economythe bottom line, even if it stirs a certain amount of envy and resentment. As
Welcome to the velvet rope economy
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
the bottom line, even if it stirs a certain amount of envy and resentment. As coach passengers pile into giant 747s and A380s, for example, "a glimpse of a shower or private suite creates a marker in people's minds," said Alex Dichter, a... Read more
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The Age
Welcome to the velvet rope economythe bottom line, even if it stirs a certain amount of envy and resentment. As
Welcome to the velvet rope economy
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
the bottom line, even if it stirs a certain amount of envy and resentment. As coach passengers pile into giant 747s and A380s, for example, "a glimpse of a shower or private suite creates a marker in people's minds," said Alex Dichter, a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Welcome to the velvet rope economythe bottom line, even if it stirs a certain amount of envy and resentment. As
Welcome to the velvet rope economy
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
the bottom line, even if it stirs a certain amount of envy and resentment. As coach passengers pile into giant 747s and A380s, for example, "a glimpse of a shower or private suite creates a marker in people's minds," said Alex Dichter, a... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Gulf airlines: A story of opulence and excessstarted in 1985, launching with just two aircraft. Today, the airline claims to
Gulf airlines: A story of opulence and excess
TheStreet.com / Posted 6 days ago
started in 1985, launching with just two aircraft. Today, the airline claims to fly the world's biggest fleets of Airbus A380s and Boeing 777s. A December 2015 release from the company put its fleet size at about 244 aircraft. Qatar Airways, the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Partnership Approach Offers New Model For Airline Competition, Says Etihad Airways President And CEOBoeing aircraft, with 204 aircraft on firm order, including 71 Boeing 787s, 25
Partnership Approach Offers New Model For Airline Competition, Says Etihad Airways President And CEO
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 days ago
Boeing aircraft, with 204 aircraft on firm order, including 71 Boeing 787s, 25 Boeing 777Xs, 62 Airbus A350s and 10 Airbus A380s. Etihad Airways holds equity investments in airberlin, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Alitalia, Jet Airways, Virgin... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Flight Check: Brisbane to Auckland on Emirateswhich runs a Boeing 777-200LR at the moment. Last week, they announced they've
Flight Check: Brisbane to Auckland on Emirates
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
which runs a Boeing 777-200LR at the moment. Last week, they announced they've extended their ultimate order by two more A380s, bringing their eventual fleet to a grand total of 142 super-jumbos. If you were to put a person in every single seat... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Airbus to cut output of slow-selling A380 superjumboin the range and efficiency of smaller two-engined models, which can be easier
Airbus to cut output of slow-selling A380 superjumbo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
in the range and efficiency of smaller two-engined models, which can be easier to fill. Airbus, which has delivered 143 A380s since it began service in 2007, says the double-decker is becoming more attractive due to lower oil prices and also... Read more
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CNET
At long last, Boeing delivers the first next-gen 747fills a vital gap between the 200 or 300 seats available on many of its planes,
At long last, Boeing delivers the first next-gen 747
CNET / Posted 11 days ago
fills a vital gap between the 200 or 300 seats available on many of its planes, and the 500-seat capacity of its Airbus A380s. Boeing, however, advertises the new 747 as having a 476-seat capacity, although the aviation giant figures on a... Read more
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Herald Sun
Pilot careers set to take offJetstar Airways and China Eastern Airlines. Pilots who have trained at Moorabb
Pilot careers set to take off
Herald Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Jetstar Airways and China Eastern Airlines. Pilots who have trained at Moorabbin Airport had gone on to fly Airbus A380s and work with Victoria Police and Air Ambulance Victoria. It is hoped the next batch of pilots and aviation experts... Read more
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Literary Minded
Emirates ‘terrifies’ competitors, and parents with elderly children –week to ruffle up other competitors and parents with kids who just won’t leave
Emirates ‘terrifies’ competitors, and parents with elderly children –
Literary Minded / Posted 16 days ago
week to ruffle up other competitors and parents with kids who just won’t leave home. It snapped up two additional Airbus A380s that were in the process of being built for Japan’s Skymark Airlines, bringing its total orders for the most... Read more
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Business Insider
Emirates just bought the jumbo jets that helped bankrupt another airlineto push the deal to completion. Industry sources told Reuters that Emirates lik
Emirates just bought the jumbo jets that helped bankrupt another airline
Business Insider / Posted 16 days ago
to push the deal to completion. Industry sources told Reuters that Emirates likely paid no more than half price for the A380s. The ex-Skymark planes push Emirates' A380 order sheet to 142 aircraft. With 75 A380s in service, the Dubai-based... Read more
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Zawya
Emirates orders two A380s built for bankrupt carrierUPDATE 1- * Airbus left with the 2 planes after Skymark bankruptcy * Sources:
Emirates orders two A380s built for bankrupt carrier
Zawya / Posted 17 days ago
UPDATE 1- * Airbus left with the 2 planes after Skymark bankruptcy * Sources: Emirates paid much less than $865 mln list price * Emirates is biggest customer of A380 (Recasts, adds details,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Story of cities #22: how Hitler's plans for Germania would have torn Berlin apartin the south of the city. The monstrous concrete cylinder, with a 21-metre rad
Story of cities #22: how Hitler's plans for Germania would have torn Berlin apart
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 17 days ago
in the south of the city. The monstrous concrete cylinder, with a 21-metre radius and weighing the equivalent of 22 Airbus A380s, juts out of the ground more than four storeys high and descends a further 18 metres under the surface. It is a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ wines get first class treatment on Emiratesvisits New Zealand to talk wineRare port toasts Air NZ's classy wine listWine e
NZ wines get first class treatment on Emirates
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
visits New Zealand to talk wineRare port toasts Air NZ's classy wine listWine exports reach record $1.5 billion 4 Emirates A380s lined up at Auckland Airport. Emirates has 75 of the planes in service, with another 65 on order. Emirates already... Read more
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Everett Herald
Dubai airline Emirates buys 2 more Airbus A380s Published: Wednesday, April 13, 2016, 1:24 p.m. DUBAI, United Arab Emirates
Dubai airline Emirates buys 2 more Airbus A380s
Everett Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Published: Wednesday, April 13, 2016, 1:24 p.m. DUBAI, United Arab Emirates � The world�s biggest operator of the double-decker Airbus A380 is buying a couple more.Dubai-based airline Emirates already... Read more
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Balita
UAE's Emirates Airlines expands fleet with 2 more Airbus A380(UAE) international airline and the world's fastest growing carrier, currently
UAE's Emirates Airlines expands fleet with 2 more Airbus A380
Balita / Posted 17 days ago
(UAE) international airline and the world's fastest growing carrier, currently operating the world's largest fleet of A380s Airbuses, with 75 in service and a further 65 on firm order. The two additional aircraft will be powered by Rolls... Read more
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New Kerala
UAE's Emirates expands fleet with two more Airbus A380 - newkerala.com #48911the UAE's international airline and the world's fastest growing carrier, curren
UAE's Emirates expands fleet with two more Airbus A380 - newkerala.com #48911
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
the UAE's international airline and the world's fastest growing carrier, currently operating the world's largest fleet of A380s Airbuses, with 75 in service and a further 65 on firm order, Xinhua reported. The two additional aircraft will be... Read more
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Business Insider
Airbus just lost a $865 million order — here's why that's great news for passengerswith 840 seats each in an-all economy configuration. 840 seats! That's more t
Airbus just lost a $865 million order — here's why that's great news for passengers
Business Insider / Posted 18 days ago
with 840 seats each in an-all economy configuration. 840 seats! That's more than double the 400 or so seats found on A380s operated by Korean Air and Singapore Airlines. However, most superjumbos fly with between 480 and 560 seats featuring... Read more
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The Economic Times
Airbus wins 32 orders in January-March, lags behind Boeingsaid on Monday, adding that it had 10 net orders after adjusting for cancellati
Airbus wins 32 orders in January-March, lags behind Boeing
The Economic Times / Posted 19 days ago
said on Monday, adding that it had 10 net orders after adjusting for cancellations. Airbus' March tally included two A380s from an unidentified customer, although it said Air Austral cancelled an order for two of the superjumbos. The two... Read more
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Market Watch
Airbus books 14 jetliner orders in Marchfor 15 planes in March, bringing its net order intake for the year to only 10 p
Airbus books 14 jetliner orders in March
Market Watch / Posted 20 days ago
for 15 planes in March, bringing its net order intake for the year to only 10 planes. Cancellations included two A380s, as well as 13 single-aisle planes. The company said it delivered 57 airplanes in March and 125 in the first... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Emirates Airline selects UTC Aerospace Systems C.A.R.E. program for A380 maintenanceand Exchange (C.A.R.E.) program, will provide inventory support and maintenance
Emirates Airline selects UTC Aerospace Systems C.A.R.E. program for A380 maintenance
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 23 days ago
and Exchange (C.A.R.E.) program, will provide inventory support and maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for 115 A380s operated by Emirates. Products covered under the agreement include air management systems, engine and actuations... Read more
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24d
The Signal
CEO says Malaysia Airlines has first monthly profit in yearsjust increase the losses." Mueller said the airline's fleet currently comprise
CEO says Malaysia Airlines has first monthly profit in years
The Signal / Posted 24 days ago
just increase the losses." Mueller said the airline's fleet currently comprises 15 Airbus A330-300 planes, six superjumbo A380s and 54 Boeing 737-800s. He said four new A350-900 jets will be delivered in 2018, and that the airline will likely... Read more
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SKY News Business RSS
Malaysia Airlines records February profitjust increase the losses.' Mueller said the airline's fleet currently comprise
Malaysia Airlines records February profit
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 24 days ago
just increase the losses.' Mueller said the airline's fleet currently comprises 15 Airbus A330-300 planes, six superjumbo A380s and 54 Boeing 737-800s. He said four new A350-900 jets will be delivered in 2018, and the airline will likely phase out... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Malaysia Airlines records February profitjust increase the losses.' Mueller said the airline's fleet currently comprise
Malaysia Airlines records February profit
Sky News Australia / Posted 24 days ago
just increase the losses.' Mueller said the airline's fleet currently comprises 15 Airbus A330-300 planes, six superjumbo A380s and 54 Boeing 737-800s. He said four new A350-900 jets will be delivered in 2018, and the airline will likely phase out... Read more
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Business Spectator
Malaysia Airlines posts monthly profitjust increase the losses.” Mueller said the airline’s fleet currently comprise
Malaysia Airlines posts monthly profit
Business Spectator / Posted 24 days ago
just increase the losses.” Mueller said the airline’s fleet currently comprises 15 Airbus A330-300 planes, six superjumbo A380s and 54 Boeing 737-800s. He said four new A350-900 jets will be delivered in 2018, and the airline will likely phase out... Read more
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Literary Minded
Why Singapore Airlines+Lufthansa equals Changi versus Dubai –Australians who might otherwise be flying to Europe via the Middle East. Which
Why Singapore Airlines+Lufthansa equals Changi versus Dubai –
Literary Minded / Posted 25 days ago
Australians who might otherwise be flying to Europe via the Middle East. Which is that they can do it too. With brand new A380s (with new cabin designs) and A350s coming, Singapore Airlines is clearly re-awakening in the Australian market, and it... Read more
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Perth Now
A380 mid-air drama forces Perth landingone of the most reliable in the world despite three aircraft having to turn bac
A380 mid-air drama forces Perth landing
Perth Now / Posted 26 days ago
one of the most reliable in the world despite three aircraft having to turn back yesterday due to technical problems. Two A380s and a Boeing 737 were forced to make unscheduled landings in Perth and Sydney, disrupting the flights of around 1000... Read more
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News.com.au
Qantas A380 in Perth emergency landingone of the most reliable in the world despite three aircraft having to turn bac
Qantas A380 in Perth emergency landing
News.com.au / Posted 26 days ago
one of the most reliable in the world despite three aircraft having to turn back yesterday due to technical problems. Two A380s and a Boeing 737 were forced to make unscheduled landings in Perth and Sydney, disrupting the flights of around 1000... Read more
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The Young Witness
Airline review: Emirates business classto Manchester, Copenhagen, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur in January. First class is
Airline review: Emirates business class
The Young Witness / Posted 28 days ago
to Manchester, Copenhagen, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur in January. First class is no longer offered on these newly configured A380s. There are 58 business class seats on the upper level at the front of the aircraft. Economy seats number 557, on upper... Read more
29d
Literary Minded
Mixing cattle choppers and big jets on the same radio frequency headed to court –own separation when using rough or often unchartered landing strips which exist
Mixing cattle choppers and big jets on the same radio frequency headed to court –
Literary Minded / Posted 29 days ago
own separation when using rough or often unchartered landing strips which exist in their hundreds under the paths flown by A380s, 777s, 787s and A330s. This sort of infantile pandemonium endorsed by CASA in contradiction of specific government... Read more
29d
The Border Mail
Airline review: Emirates business classto Manchester, Copenhagen, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur in January. First class is
Airline review: Emirates business class
The Border Mail / Posted 29 days ago
to Manchester, Copenhagen, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur in January. First class is no longer offered on these newly configured A380s. There are 58 business class seats on the upper level at the front of the aircraft. Economy seats number 557, on upper... Read more
30d
Literary Minded
Qantas solves A380 training problems with Canberra tag flights –Black Mountain, the natural enemy of hot air balloons and A380s There is excit
Qantas solves A380 training problems with Canberra tag flights –
Literary Minded / Posted 30 days ago
Black Mountain, the natural enemy of hot air balloons and A380s There is excitement in the air near Canberra this morning as Qantas substitutes some of its turbo-prop flights between the national capital and Sydney and Melbourne with A380 tag... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Flight Check: Dubai to Auckland on Emiratessleep during the flight, which is pretty good for me. Wi-fi is yet to be instal
Flight Check: Dubai to Auckland on Emirates
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 30 days ago
sleep during the flight, which is pretty good for me. Wi-fi is yet to be installed on Emirates' entire 777 fleet (all the A380s have it) and internet wasn't available on this particular aircraft. Fellow passengers: Business and leisure... Read more

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