Toward the end of Day 2 of the Dubai Airshow, Airbus CEO Fabrice Bregier finally had some hopeful news for Emirates, the hometown airline that has been pushing the manufacturer to move ahead with an advanced, reengined version of its A380 airliner. “We think we are going to do it,” Bregier said of the A380neo. His and similar comments by Chief Operating Officer for Customers John Leahy are the clearest signs yet that Airbus is finally headed toward a decision in favor of ...

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