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Airbus Chief Hails A400M Contract Review As 'Breakthrough'

Airbus foresees a charge worth €1.3 billion ($1.6 billion) associated with the A400M programme for 2018, after the manufacturer reached a tentative agreement with its launch customers to revise their contracts for the tactical transport. (www.flightglobal.com) More...

Singapore Airlines launches new A380 on London route

Singapore Airlines has debuted its new A380 aircraft on the key London-Singapore route, with the superjumbo taking off from Heathrow this morning. Passengers were treated to a light show and dragon dance performance to celebrate Chinese New Year. (www.businesstraveller.com) More...

Delta to take Canadian made C Series jets until U.S. facility opens

Delta Air Lines said Thursday it will take delivery of Canadian-made C Series jets this year after Bombardier Inc. scored a big trade victory in the United States against Boeing. The U.S. airline said it will accept the first of the 75 CS100s it ordered later this year until the Airbus/Bombardier facility in Alabama is up and running. (www.canadianbusiness.com) More...


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