PARIS, March 20 (Reuters) - Airbus has increased the standard number of seats in the brochure for its A380 superjumbo to 544, the company said on Friday.
DUBAI, March 19 (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi's state-owned Etihad Airways has signed a rare financing deal that will cover the entire cost of an aircraft, it said on Thursday, with Korean investors backing its second Airbus A380 superjumbo valued at a list price of $428 million.
KUALA LUMPUR/PARIS (Reuters) - European air safety officials extended checks for Airbus A380 wing cracks to the entire superjumbo fleet on Wednesday and said the widespread defects could pose a...
PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus insisted its A380 superjumbo is safe to fly after another set of cracks was discovered in the wings of the world's largest jetliner , though an engineering union said it was...
deliveries of commercial and business planes. With the Airbus A380 finally in production, the fourth quarter marked the first ..... platform. Hexcel's fortunes are more closely tied to Airbus as the firm has focused its production in Europe. Having
higher long-term growth assumptions. Commercial aerospace sales growth was 6%, mostly because of the delays with the Airbus A380 . We expect stronger growth once the A380 gets back on track and Boeing increases its production rate for the 787. Hexcel's
aerospace sales, which increased 20% from the prior-year quarter. Revenue would have been even higher without the Airbus A380 delays, which resulted in some sales being pushed back. Industrial sales were down 14% because of declining ballistic
Amidst a plethora of problems, the latest of which involves the installation of electrical wiring, Airbus announced last week that the first superjumbo A380 would not be delivered until October 2007 (now two years behind schedule). The plane-maker also slashed its delivery
climbing 23%. Despite the buzz about Airbus A380 delays, Goodrich appears to be performing ..... backlog of orders. So far, the Airbus delays will result only in higher ..... mission-critical products for both Boeing and Airbus ' next-generation planes. Margin
announced Tuesday that delays in Airbus A380 deliveries would pressure its commercial ..... of 2006 and first half of 2007. Airbus accounts for a significant portion ..... could lead to cancellations by some Airbus clients. We will monitor the situation