Qatar Airways talks with Airbus has stalled, order may be cancelled
Following Emirates' record deal with Boeing, Airbus suffers blow as Qatar Airways CEO becomes more 'pessimistic' at closing a much coveted deal.
November 15, 2011 11:27 by Precious de Leon
Negotiations between Qatar Airways and Airbus over an expected large plane order is at an impasse.
The news couldn’t have come at a worse time, when Airbus is hoping to flex its muscles after Boeing’s record breaking $18 billion deal with Emirates.
The majority of Qatar Airways’ fleet is from Airbus, although it still has a small order of Boeing plans.