Retirement

Lufthansa To Retire It’s Entire Fleet Of Airbus A380’s and Boeing 747-400’s – Aero World

Lufthansa plans to retire all of its A380s and B747s. Photo: UpintheSky Lufthansa is planning to retire its entire fleet of Airbus A380s and Boeing 747-400s along with a handful of Airbus A340s. This information reportedly came from people familiar with the matter. While airlines around the globe have been parking their aircraft citing a huge decrease …

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British Airways Ends Flagship New York To London A318 Flights

British Airways Ends New York To London A318 Flights. Photo: British Airways After having announced the retirement of its entire Boeing 747 fleet, British Airways has now announced retirement of another iconic aircraft, the Airbus A318-112. British Airways has announced that it is pulling the plug on its flagship Airbus A318 flights BA1/BA2, all Business …

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British Airways Set To Retire Entire Fleet of Iconic Boeing 747s Immediately

British Airways has announced that it will immediately retire its remaining Boeing 747s following the impact of the COVID-19 crisis. Boeing 747 Retires Entire Fleet of Iconic Boeing 747s Immediately. Photo: @DaveWallsworth  British Airways is the joint largest operator of the Queen of the Skies. The airline was forced to store all of its 28 747-400s due …

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Qantas Ends its Long Affair With the Boeing 747

A half century of aviation history ended at Qantas with the early retirement of its remaining Boeing 747-400ERs. Qantas Ends its Long Affair With the Boeing 747. Photo: Sam Chui At the beginning of the year, Qantas was still operating its last six 747-400ERs. All of the jumbos were eventually going to be retired before …

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Lufthansa Says A380s Won’t Return for at Least Two Years

Lufthansa made the decision to ground its entire fleet of 14 Airbus A380s after the global outbreak of coronavirus in early March.  Lufthansa Says Airbus A380s Won’t Return for at Least Two Years. Photo: Lufthansa Lufthansa has already retired half of its Airbus A380s. The airline has also planned to remove the A380s from the …

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500 Delta Employees Have Tested Positive For COVID-19, 10 Died

500 Delta Air Lines employees have reportedly tested positive for COVID-19, and 10 of them died due to the virus. 500 Delta Employees Tested Positive For COVID-19 Photo: Getty Out of 90,000 employees, 500 of them tested positive for the virus, according to Delta’s Chief executive officer, Ed Bastian, during it’s recent shareholder’s meeting on …

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Iberia Set To Retire It’s Entire Airbus A340 Fleet

Iberia confirmed the retirement of its Airbus A340-600s earlier than previously planned. Iberia Set To Retire It’s Entire Airbus A340 Fleet Photo: Iberia In addition to this, sources also say that Iberia is looking forward to delay the deliveries of some of the Airbus A350s and Airbus A320neo aircraft it has on order.  Iberia spokesperson …

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Emirates Prepares Its First Airbus A380 Super Jumbo For Retirement

Emirates has prepared it’s first Airbus A380 for retirement in days to come. The aircraft was repainted white and is currently parked at Dubai International Airport. Emirates first A380 painted white for retirement. Photo: @Saeed_AlAli Emirates had already planned retirement of some of it’s older Airbus A380s due to the current crisis after the outbreak …

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Delta’s MD-88 and MD-90 Completed Farewell Flight

Today marks the official retirement of Delta Air Lines MD-88s and MD-90s aircraft from their fleet. Both aircraft types completed their final flight today. Delta’s MD-88 and MD-90 Completed Farewell Flight Photo: Flickr Delta’s MD-88 and MD-90 flew their final scheduled flights before heading to Blytheville, Ark, for their well-deserved retirement. Both aircraft types operated …

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Emirates Seeks To Cancel Some Airbus A380 Orders

Emirates is looking forward to cancel some of its Airbus A380 orders. The airline has eight Airbus A380s on order. Emirates is looking forward to cancel some A380 orders Photo: @Tobias_Gudat The Dubai-based carrier is planning to cancel five of its last eight A380 orders. The carrier is expecting to take deliveries of three of …

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