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Etihad set to launch its Airbus A380 and Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner operations in December

Etihad set to launch its Airbus A380 and Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner operations in December

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

UAE national airline Etihad Airways is all set to launch its Airbus A380 and Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner operations in December, with additional flights on sale this week for both aircraft and an extensive pilot training program now under way, said a top official. During its first year of operations, the Airbus A380 will be deployed […]

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Emirates Expands A380 Global Network

Emirates Expands A380 Global Network

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Emirates, a global connector of people and places, will over the next few months increase the number of destinations to which it flies its flagship A380 aircraft, providing more opportunities for Kenyans to enjoy and experience the A380 when they connect through Dubai to any of more than 30 destinations worldwide. In addition to current […]

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Airbus has slashed A380 prices to try and snag sales

Airbus has slashed A380 prices to try and snag sales

| August 19, 2014 | 2 Comments

It’s the largest passenger jet in the world, but that hasn’t equated to big sales. Airbus’ A380 has netted 318 orders, with the company delivering 138 planes, since the company rolled out the superjumbo jet in 2005. The first A380 was delivered to Singapore Airlines in 2007, at which time the company touted it as […]

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Boeing’s 747-400 – The Original Jumbo Jet: End of An Era

Boeing’s 747-400 – The Original Jumbo Jet: End of An Era

| August 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Later this month, Cathay Pacific’s 747 will fly from San Francisco to Hong Kong for the very last time. It’s a story we’re hearing from nearly every airline still flying the most recognizable passenger jet in aviation history – rising fuel costs are prompting carriers to ground their fleets, opting to shuttle passengers in more […]

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Milan Malpensa Airport Plane Spotting. Boeing 777, 767, Airbus A330 [VIDEO]

Milan Malpensa Airport Plane Spotting. Boeing 777, 767, Airbus A330 [VIDEO]

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. Want to submit your plane spotting video for consideration for Video of the Day? Message us HERE. Video shows various airplanes landing and take-off at Milan Malpensa airport.

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Orders have been slow for Airbus A380

Orders have been slow for Airbus A380

| August 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

To get a sense of the Airbus A380’s size and ambition, walk up the grand staircase of an Emirates version of the aircraft, go past the showers and the first-class suites and then pass by endless rows in business class to reach the bar at the back of the upper deck. This sleek semicircle, alluringly […]

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Skymark Drops Airbus A380 Order Due to Cash Shortage

Skymark Drops Airbus A380 Order Due to Cash Shortage

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Airbus has agreed to drop an order for six A380 superjumbos by Japanese low-cost carrier Skymark Airlines Inc., said people familiar with the decision, in a blow to a program that’s struggled to keep customers. Skymark can’t afford the aircraft, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the discussions are private. Negotiations […]

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50th Emirates A380 Delivery Hamburg to Dubai [VIDEO]

50th Emirates A380 Delivery Hamburg to Dubai [VIDEO]

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. Want to submit your plane spotting video for consideration for Video of the Day? Message us HERE. Emirates 50th A380 delivery flight from Hamburg to Dubai…

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Lufthansa Airbus A380 Departure at Düsseldorf

Lufthansa Airbus A380 Departure at Düsseldorf

| June 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

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Asiana A380 Unveiling [VIDEO]

Asiana A380 Unveiling [VIDEO]

| May 27, 2014 | 2 Comments

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