Qatar Airways will defer delivery of the Airbus A380s it has on order while it investigates Airbus’s solution to cracks found inside the aircraft’s wing. Airbus has developed an interim fix for the cracks and is expected to unveil a permanent solution in the coming weeks that will be introduced in the final assembly line from the fourth quarter. Qatar, which has ordered 10 A380s, recently criticized Airbus about modifications for the A350-1000 and the delays in the entire program. ...
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