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Airbus wins $16b deal from Emirates for 50 aircraft

DUBAI: Airbus has won a $16bn (£12.3bn) order for 50 aircraft from Emirates as the Dubai-based airline continues its international expansion. The order for the A350-900 XWBs – extra wide body – is the first big contract announced at the 2019 Dubai Air Show. The A350’s wings are made in ...

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Boeing, Airbus kept in suspense over big Dubai jet deals

Airbus and Boeing fought to save billions of dollars of jet deals on Sunday as host airline Emirates kept the Dubai Airshow in suspense over dozens of tentative orders designed to fine-tune the world’s largest international airline network. The world’s top jetmakers are trying to win final approval for more ...

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Emirates launches world’s shortest flight

ABU DHABI: The UAE-based Emirates airline on Monday launched the world’s shortest A380 flight between Dubai and Muscat. “The average flight time (40 minutes) between Dubai and Muscat is only five minutes more than the time taken to clean an @Airbus A380 by a team of 42 people,” the airline ...

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Emirates reveals Diamond studded plane

DUBAI: Emirates revealed a diamond emblazoned plane, Timeout Dubai reported. While the actual picture has not yet been aired, a mock-up image created by artist Sarah Shakeel was shared by the airline last night. The picture shows a dazzling plane parked under a starlit sky, which gives us just a ...

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Emirates hits milestone with delivery of 100th Airbus A380

DUBAI: Emirates celebrated the milestone delivery of its 100th Airbus A380 aircraft at a special ceremony with Airbus at the manufacturer’s delivery centre in Hamburg the other day. ““This is a tremendous moment for Emirates We have been able to utilise it at slot-constrained airports, as well as at regional ...

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