China’s COMAC challenges Boeing, Airbus with its C919 passenger aircraft

21 Feb 2024

Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC) is actively participating in the ongoing Singapore Airshow 2024, with its C919 passenger aircraft and the smaller ARJ21 regional jets

Tatas, Airbus to jointly set up helicopter assembly unit in India

26 Jan 2024

Airbus Helicopters is partnering with the Tata Group to establish a final assembly line (FAL) for Airbus’ H125 helicopter in the country.

End for the road for Airbus A380 as Emirates retracts orders

14 Feb 2019

With few other international airlines investing in the costly A380s, Emirates decided to ditch the superjumbo in favour of the latest generation Airbus A330neo and A350 aircraft

DGCA bars IndiGo, Go Air from flying Airbus A320 Neo planes to Port Blir

18 Jan 2019

Civil aviation authorities take up A320neo engine issue with Airbus, Pratt & Whitney

08 Jan 2019

Airbus appoints new head for its helicopters business in India

17 Jul 2018

AirAsia weighs acquisition of 134 Airbus aircraft worth $23 bn

16 Jul 2018

AirAsia is weighing an order for 100 Airbus A321neo aircraft and 34 more of the larger A330 neos, worth about $23 billion at list price

Airbus designs harpoon to remove rogue satellites and space junk

16 Mar 2018

HC refuses to ground Indigo’s entire A320neo fleet, but services hit

16 Mar 2018

Although the Delhi High Court refused to ground IndiGo's entire fleet of A320neos, both IndiGo and GoAir have grounded a number of planes over potential engine problems, which is expected to hit 11 lakh passengers over March and April

IndiGo, GoAir cancel 48 flights again over grounding of planes

14 Mar 2018

DGCA grounds 11 Airbus aircraft over IndiGo's mid-air engine failure

12 Mar 2018

DGCA has no plans to ground all A230neos, but IndiGo grounds 3

13 Feb 2018

Since the problem is with one sub-population of Pratt & Whitney engines, the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has only grounded planes with both engines in this category

Airbus warns of new Pratt & Whitney engine problem

10 Feb 2018

Boeing, Airbus vying for Vistara order worth $8.5 bn

06 Feb 2018

Airbus A380 gets lifeline as Emirates orders 36 new planes

19 Jan 2018

Emirates is already the world's biggest customer for the A380 with 101 in its fleet and 41 more firm orders previously placed. With the new order, the Dubai-based airline will have commitments for a total of 178 A380s worth $60 billion

Airbus A380 superjumbo set to follow Boeing 747 into the sunset

28 Dec 2017

'If there is no Emirates deal, Airbus will start the process of ending A380 production,' a person briefed on the plans said. A supplier added such a move was logical due to weak demand

Delta Airlines to order 100 jetliners from Airbus

14 Dec 2017

Airbus secures its biggest deal valued at $50 bn for 430 planes

15 Nov 2017

Singapore Airlines unveils bedroom in the sky in Airbus A380

03 Nov 2017

The beds in the cabin are arranged perpendicular and a wall can slide to allow privacy to travellers

Jet Air to buy up to 100 new planes this year; Boeing, Airbus in race

12 Oct 2017

Boeing scores over rival Airbus as WTO reverses ruling over state aid

05 Sep 2017

IndiGo forced to ground 8 Airbus A320 neo planes

18 Aug 2017

IndiGo said four of the A320 neos have been grounded due to engines being stuck at customs, while a total of 8 neos are grounded because of the unavailability of spare engines, even as it denied any problems with the engines

Airbus gets DIAL land for India’s first full flight simulator

17 Mar 2017

Airbus completes sale of its Defence Electronics unit to KKR

01 Mar 2017

Airbus Group SE yesterday said that it had finalised the sale of its Germany-based Defense Electronics business to US private equity firm KKR

India to build six more next-gen AWACS in tie-up with Airbus

13 Feb 2017