'Muted' aircraft orders as Singapore Airshow wraps up

'Muted' aircraft orders as Singapore Airshow wraps up
The value of deals at Asia's biggest airshow fell sharply as mammoth plane orders of the past thinned due to airline overcapacity and a global economic slowdown, organisers and analysts said on Friday. Despite growth in Asia's passenger air traffic …
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Airbus lifts A330 output goal as profits meet expectations
Qatar Airways criticised the engine maker at the Singapore Airshow last week but Enders on Wednesday backed the US company's recently reshuffled management and said "much improved" engines would be delivered from mid-year. Airbus also signalled …
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Failing to persuade av-journos Qatar CEO declares them irrelevant
“You've lost another submarine?” I was reminded of the scene when I read that Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker had moved on from insisting to aviation journalists that Qatar Airways' shrinking seat width and pitch does not affect comfort, and is now …
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