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Cebu Pacific and China Airlines receive new Airbus types

Two Asia-Pacific carriers, Cebu Pacific Air and China Airlines, have each taken delivery of new aircraft types from Airbus at the tail end of November. Cebu Pacific of the Philippines received its first A330-900 on 28 November, while China Airlines of Taiwan received...

Qatar Airways criticizes lack of progress on A350 paint issue

Qatar Airways and Airbus remain at loggerheads over the paint quality issue on the A350. Speaking at the Aviation Club UK in London on November 30, CEO Akbar Al Baker was most critical of Airbus’ lack to come up with a satisfying solution. Qatar Airways criticizes...

Singapore and Airbus ink collaboration pact on sustainable aviation

The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and Airbus signed a memorandum of understanding to collaborate on sustainable aviation. Under the memorandum, the two parties will study the demand and production supply of alternative aviation fuels and how the fuels...

Airbus wins A350F order from CMA CGM Air Cargo

Only three days after winning the launch order from Air Lease Corporation at the Dubai Airshow, Airbus has announced another customer for the A350 Freighter. French shipping and logistics company CMA CGM Group has signed a binding Memorandum of Understanding for four...