Deaphen From India, joined Jul 2005, 1432 posts, RR: 1 Posted (10 years 1 month 3 weeks 1 day 22 hours ago) and read 5434 times:
I saw on tv the head of airbus (Someone?) on the A380 show talking to Kingfisher owner Vijay Mallya who has ordered a number of the whale jets for his Kingfisher Airlines. And in that he has reported as offering to fly it to delhi.. any update on that?
I want every single airport and airplane in India to be on A.net!
JetWay From India, joined Mar 2005, 49 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (10 years 1 month 3 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 5311 times:
A few days back Air France told that they'd like to operate the A380 to Delhi & Mumbai
[QUOTE]Air France to operate A-380 to India
Sunday, 18 December , 2005, 08:51
New Delhi: Air France has expressed its willingness to operate the soon to be launched double-decker aircraft, the Airbus A-380 on some routes to India, the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Air France KLM Group, Jean-Cyril Spinetta, said here.
"I have just conveyed to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation the willingness of the airline to operate the A-380 aircraft to some destinations here including Delhi and Mumbai," Spinetta said. The airline is to take first delivery of the aircraft in April 2008. [QUOTE]