• Emirates hands Airbus A380 superjumbo a lifeline with $16 billion order

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    NANTES, France - Emirates announced a deal for up to 36 Airbus A380 aircraft on Thursday worth as much as $16 billion at list prices, saving the world's biggest passenger jet from death row and securing its future for at least another decade.
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  • Airbus just landed the $16 billion Emirates deal it needs to save the iconic A380 superjumbo

    Airbus just landed the $16 billion Emirates deal it needs to save the iconic A380 superjumbo

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Emirates has ordered 20 Airbus A380s with an option for 16 additional jets of the same type.
    The total value of the deal is $16 billion at list prices.
    Thursday's order will keep the A380 program afloat for the next decade.
    Emirates has agreed to a firm order for 20 Airbus A380 airliners along with an option for 16 additional superjumbos.
    At list prices, Thursday's deal is worth roughly $16 billion, although it is customary in the aviation industry for important customers such as Emirates to receive major discounts.
    Earlier this week, Airbus indicated that it would have to consider...
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  • Airbus just landed the $16 billion Emirates deal it needs to save the iconic A380 superjumbo

    Airbus just landed the $16 billion Emirates deal it needs to save the iconic A380 superjumbo

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Emirates has ordered 20 Airbus A380s with an option for 16 additional jets of the same type.
    The total value of the deal is $16 billion at list prices.
    Thursday's order will keep the A380 program afloat for the next decade.
    Emirates has agreed to a firm order for 20 Airbus A380 airliners along with an option for 16 additional superjumbos.
    At list prices, Thursday's deal is worth roughly $16 billion, although it is customary in the aviation industry for important customers such as Emirates to receive major discounts.
    Earlier this week, Airbus indicated that it would have to consider...
    Read more ...

     

  • Emirates hands A380 superjumbo lifeline with $16 billion order

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    NANTES, France - Emirates announced a deal for up to 36 Airbus A380 aircraft on Thursday worth as much as $16 billion at list prices, saving the world's biggest passenger jet from death row and securing its future for at least another decade.
    Read more ...

     

  • Emirates hands Airbus A380 superjumbo lifeline with $16 billion order

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    NANTES, France - Emirates announced a deal for up to 36 Airbus A380 aircraft on Thursday worth as much as $16 billion at list prices, saving the world's biggest passenger jet from death row and securing its future for at least another decade.
    Read more ...

     

  • How Emirates Airline Just Singlehandedly Saved the Airbus A380

    5 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Emirates Airline has pledged to order up to 36 extra Airbus A380s, and, in doing so, has essentially saved the European firm's flagship commercial plane from the scrapheap.
    The double-decker A380 is very expensive to run, and only really makes commercial sense on fully-booked flights. Airbus has only delivered 222 of them since they entered service in 2007 and, just a few days ago, the company warned it may have to end production unless a big new order came in soon.
    “We are still talking to Emirates but quite honestly they are the only one that has the ability in the marketplace to take a...
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  • Emirates says it reaches $16B deal with Airbus for more double-decker A380s amid questions over line's future

    5 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Emirates says it reaches $16B deal with Airbus for more double-decker A380s amid questions over line's future.
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  • Emirates throws Airbus A380 a lifeline with $16 billion deal

    5 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The Middle East's largest airline, Emirates, is purchasing 20 A380 aircraft with the option for 16 more in a deal worth $16 billion, throwing a lifeline to the European-made double-decker jumbo jets.
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