Qantas to inspect Airbus A380s for “fine” wing cracks
July 11, 2019
Qantas will take a peek at the rear spars of its big-mumma jets after an international AD was issued over “fine” cracks being found in the wings.
Investigation into Virgin flight mishap prompts Airbus A320 software update
April 9, 2019
It turns out that Boeing isn’t the only company in need of urgent software updates for some of its aircraft.
Qantas cancels order of eight Airbus A380s, signalling end of the ‘giant of the skies’
February 8, 2019
Looks like the airline industry’s love affair with the jet is coming to an end, with the aircraft seen watching Bridget Jones’s Diary and sobbing into a tub of ice cream.
Airbus boss says Asian demand buoyant & fears of a downturn unfounded
February 17, 2016
Fabrice Bregier says fears of a downturn in the industry are a load of old rot and he’s happy to do anyone a deal on a slightly used A380.