#QatarAirways announces that the Airbus #A350 aircraft ceremonial transfer of title has been postponed until further notice.
With the imminent launch of the new Airbus A350 programme, both entities are committed to introducing the A350 very soon. #QatarA350
Qatar famously postponed delivery of its first Airbus A380 for several months, claiming quality control concerns over the interior.
Boeing 747-8 rate cut: Boeing announced it will cut the production rate of the 747-8 in September 2015 from the current 1/5/mo to 1.3/mo, still holding out hope the cargo market will recover. The Wall Street Journal first broke the news.
Boeing 787-9 to AA delayed
: American Airlines won’t receive its first Boeing 787-9 until the first quarter, several months later than planned, reported the Dallas Morning News
. Certification issues for new seating designs appear to be the delay.
Cutting A330 rates more: Airbus just announced a further production rate cut on the A330 during Day 1 of its investors day, but didn’t say by how much.