Airbus has terminated an order for six A380s from Tokyo-based Skymark Airlines, scheduled for delivery between 2014 and 2015. Skymark, which was due to be the first Japanese A380 operator, had planned to deploy the aircraft on international trunk routes, in particular linking Tokyo Narita Airport to destinations in the US. However, in a brief statement issued Tuesday, Airbus said: “Following discussions with Skymark Airlines and in light of the airline’s expressed intentions ...

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