Dubai-based Emirates Airline signed an agreement to purchase up to 36 additional A380 aircraft valued at approximately $16 billion. Deliveries are expected to start in 2020. The A380 flies 8,200 nautical miles non-stop and can accommodate 575 passengers in four classes. Airbus says it is the world’s largest passenger aircraft.
Airbus Lands Huge $16 Billion Order
March 8, 2018