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Dubai Airshow 2017: Wataniya places 25 A320neo order with Airbus

Dubai Airshow 2017: Wataniya places 25 A320neo order with Airbus

Golden Falcon Aviation, the exclusive aircraft provider of Wataniya Airways, has signed a memorandum of understanding for 25 Airbus A320neo Family aircraft. The agreement was signed at the Dubai Airshow 2017 by Hamad Al-Tuwaijri, chairman of Golden Falcon Aviation, and John Leahy, chief operating officer, customers, Airbus Commercial Aircraft, in the presence of Ali Al Fouzan, chairman of Wataniya Airways.

Emirates welcomes 100th Airbus A380 to fleet

Emirates welcomes 100th Airbus A380 to fleet

3 November 2017 Airline News

Emirates today celebrates the milestone delivery of its 100th Airbus A380 aircraft at a special ceremony with Airbus at the manufacturer’s delivery centre in Hamburg. Emirates chairman Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoum officiated the ceremony.

First Tianjin-assembled A320neo delivered to AirAsia

First Tianjin-assembled A320neo delivered to AirAsia

26 October 2017 Airline News

AirAsia has taken delivery of the first A320neo assembled at the Airbus Final Assembly Line Asia at a dedicated ceremony in Tianjin, China. The aircraft, powered by CFM LEAP-1A engines, seats comfortably 186 passengers and is equipped with the innovative Space-Flex cabin.

First A330neo takes flight over southern France

First A330neo takes flight over southern France

19 October 2017 Airline News

The first A330neo took off this morning at Blagnac in Toulouse for its maiden flight taking place over south-western France. The aircraft, MSN1795, is a A330-900 and the first of three certification flight-test aircraft to fly, powered by the latest technology Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 turbofans.

Delta Air Lines takes Airbus A350 to Amsterdam

Delta Air Lines takes Airbus A350 to Amsterdam

18 October 2017 Airline News

Delta Air Lines has scheduled its flagship A350-900 aircraft on one of four daily flights between Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport and Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport. The new route will launch on March 31st next year.

Airbus launches C Series partnership with Bombardier

Airbus launches C Series partnership with Bombardier

17 October 2017 Videos

Airbus and Bombardier are to become partners on the C Series aircraft programme. An agreement signed earlier brings together Airbus’ global reach and scale with Bombardier’s newest, state-of-the-art jet aircraft family, positioning both partners to fully unlock the value of the C Series platform and create significant new value for customers, suppliers, employees and shareholders.

Airbus to partner with Bombardier on C Series programme

Airbus to partner with Bombardier on C Series programme

17 October 2017 Airline News

Airbus and Bombardier are to become partners on the C Series aircraft programme. An agreement signed earlier brings together Airbus’ global reach and scale with Bombardier’s newest, state-of-the-art jet aircraft family, positioning both partners to fully unlock the value of the C Series platform and create significant new value for customers, suppliers, employees and shareholders.