Overcapacity In Widebody Market Could Prove Fatal For Airbus A380

Credit: Tony Osborne/AW&ST
Emirates’ late-December decision to defer deliveries of 12 Airbus A380s was widely discussed in the industry as another sign of the slow demise of Airbus’s highest-profile aircraft program. While that interpretation may eventually prove true, the agreement—though initially painful—is also a tool...
Jens Flottau

Based in Frankfurt, Germany, Jens is executive editor and leads Aviation Week Network’s global team of journalists covering commercial aviation.

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