Airbus does not exclude that it will file lawsuits against airlines that plan to purchase later or not at all because of the corona crisis. That said CEO Guillaume Faury on Friday during an interview.

In the interview, Faury also criticized the attitude of some airlines, which he said were unreachable at the height of the corona crisis.

"That will hopefully remain the exception to the rule, because we always try to go a different way than that of lawsuits. But if airlines fail to meet their contractual obligations and do nothing to compensate, lawsuits can still follow," said the CEO. .

Qatar Airways warned Airbus and competitor Boeing earlier this week not to interfere with a request for deferred deliveries, otherwise it will no longer do business.

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