Qantas formally cancels remaining A380 orders
February 07, 2019 / ELLIS TAYLOR
Qantas has formally cancelled the eight remaining Airbus A380s it has on order, but adds that it remains committed to the 12 already in its fleet over the long term.Following discussions with Airbus, Qantas has now formalised its decision not to take eight additional A380s that were ordered in 2006. These aircraft have not been part of the airline’s fleet and network plans for some time,” the carrier says. It adds that cabin refurbishment for its A380s will commence mid-year, “and will see us operate the aircraft well into the future.