The Airbus A380 may finally have an A...

The Airbus A380 may finally have an American customer - and it's completely unexpected

There are 1 comment on the Silicon Alley Insider story from Sep 23, 2016, titled The Airbus A380 may finally have an American customer - and it's completely unexpected. In it, Silicon Alley Insider reports that:

In an interview with Bloomberg's Christopher Jasper , Hawaiian Airlines CEO Mark Dunkerley said his airline is seriously considering the Airbus A380 double-decker jet as a possible addition to the company's fleet. According to Bloomberg, Hawaiian is considering adding the superjumbo for routes from Honolulu to cities such as Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and Tokyo.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at Silicon Alley Insider.

steve

Roanoke, VA

#1 Sep 24, 2016
Never going to happen. Airline is too small, plane is too big. Hawaii flights are low yield, mostly leisure fares and to fly the A380 on those routes that are cyclical would be a disaster.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Commercial Aircraft Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Helicopters, a motorcade and the nuclear - foot... Aug 2 rico040 3
News Halton council blasts Pearson reps for overhead... Jul '18 Fly 1
News Would you bid 420,000 miles to see a parked pla... Jun '18 Mayor Toasted 7
News United frequent-fliers splurge on miles to see ... Jun '18 CDFed 4
News United CEO talks pets, higher fuel prices and n... Jun '18 Journal Crooks 2
News Here are the businesses most affected by U.S. s... May '18 Dee Dee Dee 5
News Maker of jet engine in fatal accident wants mor... Apr '18 anonymous 1