Gulf Times - Airbus-A380
France opens judicial probe into Air France A380 engine blast

France opens judicial probe into Air France A380 engine blast

The Paris prosecutor has begun an investigation into whether lives were put in danger when an engine explosion forced an Air France Airbus A380 to make an emergency landing in Canada.

UAE probing Emirates A380 'serious incident' in Moscow

UAE probing Emirates A380 'serious incident' in Moscow

The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) said its air accident investigation unit is treating the September 10 episode as a "serious incident”, an internationally recognised category which means an accident "nearly occurred”.

Qatar Airways introduces Airbus A380 on Melbourne route

Qatar Airways introduces Airbus A380 on Melbourne route

Qatar Airways has announced the introduction of its flagship Airbus A380 on the Melbourne route as the "airline continues its growth story in Australia".

Celebration time for Emirates' Dubai-Auckland A380 flight

Celebration time for Emirates' Dubai-Auckland A380 flight

One of the key reasons for the successful completion of one year for Emirates‘ Dubai-Auckland route was the deployment of Airbus A380 aircraft, says the airline.

Landing gear failure on Emirates A380 under investigation

Landing gear failure on Emirates A380 under investigation

An investigation is under way after one set of landing gear on an Emirates Airbus A380 failed to deploy properly before landing, forcing the world's largest airliner to touch down on its remaining wheels.

QA to launch service to 17 new destinations by March next year

QA to launch service to 17 new destinations by March next year

Qatar Airways plans to launch service to some 17 new destinations in the 2017 fiscal year, the national airline said in its ‘Annual Report 2016’, which was released here on Monday.