Airbus could start the year in a similar fashion to its 2006 finale, boosting its A380 order book by enticing existing clients to buy more mega-transports. Management at Thai Airways International, which just a few weeks ago was thinking about canceling its order for six A380s due to lack of progress in talks with Airbus over compensation for late deliveries, now says it might order more of the mega-transports. The aircraft are offered on a heavy discount as part of the compensation ...

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