Tarmac Aerosave receives its 500th aircraft: Singapore Airlines's first A380

Emilie Drab

2017/11/29 | 161 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO
Tarmac Aerosave receives its 500th aircraft: Singapore Airlines's first A380 © Tarmac Aerosave

Tarmac Aerosave has announced that it received its 500th aircraft on 13th November. This is the first Airbus A380 retired from service, MSN 003, which until then was operated by Singapore Airlines. The Asia airline has returned it to its lessor, Germany's Dr Peters, who is storing it in Tarbes while awaiting a second life.

Singapore Airlines has decided to renew its A380 fleet by replacing the first five aircraft that were delivered to it. Two have already left the fleet. The new aircraft ...(…)

This article is available on « Le Journal de l'Aviation »

Read the article

Aviation and aerospace newsletter

Sign up for free
to the weekly newsletter!

In the same theme:


Airbus' Skywise is cleared to land in China with Alibaba
2019/10/02 | AEROCONTACT | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Airbus has signed a major cooperation agreement with Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing and data intelligence arm of the Chinese Internet giant Alibaba Group, to estab...


Jean Kayanakis (Dassault Aviation):
2019/07/18 | AEROCONTACT | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Dassault Aviation has just announced the acquisition of RUAG Business Aviation's maintenance activities in Geneva and Lugano. This operation was not yet known when...


Delta Air Lines: Ed Bastian's major ambitions for his MRO division
2019/04/25 | AEROCONTACT | MAINTENANCE / MRO

The MRO Americas Convention was held in Atlanta two weeks ago and it was perfectly fitting for Ed Bastian to be guest of honour at the event main opening conference, a...

See also:


The world's first Airbus A320 freighter takes off
2021/12/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

We knew its first flight was near, but Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW) was able to keep the surprise until the end. The first Airbus A320P2F (Passenger to Freighter) took off...


NYCO signs a major strategic agreement with Air France to develop sustainable aircraft lubricants
2021/12/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

NYCO, the French specialist in aeronautical lubricants, has signed a strategic agreement with Air France to cooperate on engine oil field service evaluation and on th...


New long-term agreement between Safran and SIAEC on CFM International's LEAP engines
2021/12/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Safran Aircraft Engines has just signed a new 10-year engine MRO contract with SIA Engineering Company (SIAEC). Under the agreement, Singapore Airlines' MRO divisio...