Category: Business

Airbus Won't Miss the A380 Jumbo Jet – Yahoo News

Airbus Won't Miss the A380 Jumbo Jet - Yahoo News

On Thursday, Airbus (NASDAQOTH: EADSY) finally bowed to the inevitable and announced that it will end production of its A380 jumbo jet in 2021. The A380 production run will end with just over 250 having been built — of which 234 have already been delivered — a far cry from the 1,500-unit opportunity that Airbus […]

Flybmi Collapses; Brexit Blamed – Matthew Clint

Flybmi Collapses; Brexit Blamed - Matthew Clint

Flybmi has suddenly collapsed. All flights have been cancelled and FAs ordered home. The UK-based regional carrier chiefly blames Brexit for its demise. Flybmi served 23 destinations in Europe with a fleet of 17 Embraer regional jets. Here’s the full announcement from Flybmi, whose website has been transformed to a press release about the carrier’s collapse: […]

Airline Bookings to Offer New Gender Options – The Wall Street Journal

Airline Bookings to Offer New Gender Options - The Wall Street Journal

More gender options are needed in airline ticketing, as passengers are asked to provide personal data that must match their government-issued IDs. Photo: Elijah Nouvelage/Bloomberg News 38 Comments By Alison Sider Alison Sider The Wall Street Journal Biography @alyrose alison.sider@wsj.com Feb. 16, 2019 10:57 a.m. ET Airlines are planning to change their reservation systems to […]

Job cuts loom as Pepsico announces return to profit – The Times

Pepsico is to cut jobs and close factories as part of a $2.5 billion restructuring programme ordered by its new boss. The fizzy drinks and snacks maker followed Coca-Cola, its traditional rival, by issuing a disappointing 2019 profit forecast. The announcement of its restructuring, however, appeared to assuage Wall Street. Pepsico, which is valued at […]

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