This year opens a new chapter for Qatar Airways’ Airbus widebody fleet, starting with today’s handover of the airline’s initial A380.
When Qatar Airways’ first A380 enters commercial service, it will do so from the airline’s brand-new home base – Hamad International Airport in Doha – from which the airline officially commenced operations on May 27, and which was designed to maximize the significant operational advantages provided ...
The delivery of Qatar Airways’ initial A380 underscores the major role of this highly efficient 21st century aircraft in efficiently serving the growing Middle East air transport sector.
41 tonnes of relief goods on board this ferry flight.
Airbus’ flight test department is moving at full-speed with all five A350-900 developmental aircraft now flying – a fleet that has accumulated more than 2,100 total hours in over 500 flights. Among the key recent achievements of the programme are crosswind tests with MSN001 in Keflavik, Iceland; MSN...