Tag: Airbus A380
Net income decline to 2.32 billion dirhams (US$632 million) in the 12 months through March, the lowest level since fiscal 2012.
Emirates is facing difficulty in finding profitable new routes, especially with sluggish Persian Gulf economies weighing on margins.
Airbus is preparing to close production of the double-decker A380 earlier than planned.
The fate of a lifeline order of the aircraft has been widely questioned.
Singapore Airlines has also begun deploying low-cost carrier Scoot on long-haul routes with lower premium demand, including Athens and Honolulu.
MH1 lands safely at Heathrow airport after it had already taken off for Kuala Lumpur.