Dubai Airshow: Emirates Orders 50 More Airbus A380s

  • Nov 17, 2013 1:07am GMT

The widebody party continues at the Dubai Airshow as Airbus has joined the widebody sales bonanza with the announcement that Emirates has purchased an additional 50 A380 jets. This order brings Emirates total A380 fleet to 140 of the double-decker jets. Emirates has been the largest operator of the A380 and now they will become the largest operator of the Boeing 777 as they purchased 150 of the new 777Xs just minutes before announcing the Airbus order.