"That very big end of the market, maybe one percent, is going to be very, very small", he said, adding that the 555-seat A380 would have to be made longer to become economic and that there was little market for such a large plane.
The company showed off the jet plane, which has a new wing design to improve aerodynamics, ahead of the Paris Airshow.
The A380plus will have an increased maximum take-off weight (MTOW) of 578 tonnes providing the flexibility of carrying up to 80 more passengers over today's range (8,200nm), or flying 300nm further.
"It is a new step for our iconic aircraft to best serve worldwide fast-growing traffic and the evolving needs of the A380 customers", says chief operating officer for customers John Leahy, adding that the A380plus will have lower maintenance costs. The NFS would make room for up to 20 additional passengers. On the main-deck, this allows valuable storage volume for galley modules.
The option to remove the sidewall stowages on the upper-deck increases the wall-to-wall cabin width at foot-rest height - which makes space for up to 10 more business class seats / beds when an angled herring-bone arrangement is used. This layout enables 11 more PE seats than in an eight-abreast layout.
El conjunto luso salió con brazaletes negros en memoria de las víctimas, tras solicitar a última hora el permiso a la Fifa . Luego llegó el gol de Quaresma , tras una exquisita asistencia de Cristiano Ronaldo , que lo dejó solo frente al arquero.
Not all observers agree though and plenty are sticking with the view that a further Fed rate hike is inevitable later this year. It thinks it means a central bank with a balance sheet maybe double the size of pre-crisis but half the size of recent months.
Russia's fast start contrasted with New Zealand seeming unsettled early in a game that began after an unusual pre-match ceremony. Without a win in 10 Confederations Cup matches, New Zealand next play Mexico on Wednesday in Sochi.
If his hot pink trousers were not enough, Thomas finished in style. "I birdied the first two holes, but those were tap-ins". The golf course stretches more than 8,000 yards from start to finish. "But I'm looking forward to getting the job done".
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Tras el descanso las fuerzas siguieron igualadas. " Teníamos el partido casi ganado y encajamos un gol en los últimos minutos ". El encuentro fue muy disputado, con mayor posesión del equipo mexicano, pero con poca profundidad y peligrosidad.
Queen Elizabeth II leads minute of silence for fire victims
The Queen and her grandson Prince William Friday visited the scene of the Grenfell Tower fire to meet survivors and rescuers. She became queen in 1952, aged 25. "Put to the test, the United Kingdom has been resolute in the face of adversity".
Santos confía plenamente en Cristiano
Por si eso fuera poco, la prensa de Portugal y España reportó que el astro quiere irse del Madrid debido a sus problemas legales. Este sábado se inaugura el certamen con el anfitrión Rusia ante Nueva Zelanda .
Warship Collision: 7 missing US Navy sailors found dead
NYK and the ship's owner are cooperating with a Japan Coast Guard investigation into the collision , the shipping firm said. They were not injured and, apart from dents and scrapes on the left bow, there was little sign of damage to the ship.
Justin Thomas Breaks US Open Record In Bonkers Third Round
Thomas poured that in to become the 29th player with a 63 in a major championship. "Obviously, the [eagle] finish was awesome". Rocking a pair of hot pink slacks on Saturday, he made two bogies, nine birdies and an eagle in his record-breaking round.
Jo Swinson will not contest Lib Dem leadership
Most people in this country are tolerant and they will have judged him on his leadership quality, not his private beliefs. Jo Swinson announced this afternoon that she would not be standing to replace Tim Farron as Lib Dem leader.
Golden State takes 3-0 lead
LeBron James top scored for Cleveland with 39 points, with his only support coming from Kyrie Irving with 38 points. Seriously, while the Cavs have basically lost the NBA Finals , they are winning the social media meme war.