TITLE

Airbus scales back A380 delivery rate

PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Air Transport World;Jun2008, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Airbus SAS has announced the fourth delay to the A380 program, stating that the steep ramp-up envisioned for later this 2008 will take more time and resources, forcing it to lower its deliveries. The company will deliver up to 17 fewer A380 in 2008-2010 owing to challenges in transitioning to full-scale production. Factors that attributed to the problem are also cited.
ACCESSION #
32480623

 

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