Qatar Airways Denied Motion to Reinstate Airbus Contract

DALLAS – Today was an important day in the ongoing dispute between Qatar Airways (QR) and plane maker Airbus. A British judge denied a motion by QR to reinstate a jet contract that Airbus had canceled.

To recap, the two companies have been locked in a dispute over the safety of Airbus A350 aircraft delivered to the airline. Deterioration of the surface under the paint on several of the delivered crafts, which exposed the copper lightning protection mesh, led local authorities in Doha to ground around 20 of the planes.

Although Airbus says that the damage is merely cosmetic and that read more ⇒

Source:: “Airways Magazine”

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