Airbus filed a JPY84 billion ($700 million) claim with the Tokyo District Court against Skymark Airlines, the latest move in the payment dispute between the Toulouse-based manufacturer and the Japanese low-cost carrier. Airbus initiated proceedings against Skymark in December last year following the airline’s default on process payments for its order of six Airbus A380s, which were scheduled to start delivery late last year. Although the airline, which filed for bankruptcy protection ...

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