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A&C: Qatar Delays A380 To 2009, May Take A350  
User currently offlineTeahan From Ireland, joined Nov 1999, 5446 posts, RR: 58
Posted (11 years 7 months 1 week 5 days 21 hours ago) and read 4395 times:

French aviation weekly Air & Cosmos is reporting that Qatar Airways will delay its A380s to 2009; in exchange agreeing to commit to the soon to be launched A350.


What I can’t quite figure is it this is the delay that was already announced some months ago. IIRC Qatar’s A380s were initially supposed to come in 2007; then when the order was confirmed deliveries were delayed by 18 months to the end of 2008.. so is this a further delay.


Goodbye SR-LX MD-11 / 6th of March 1991 to the 31st of October 2004
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User currently offlineUnited Airline From Hong Kong, joined Jan 2001, 9498 posts, RR: 13
Reply 1, posted (11 years 7 months 1 week 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 3713 times:

Wonder WHY they need the A 380 to be honest. Do they really need it?

No A VS B please!

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