Tag Archives | A380

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Korean Air A380 on wintry Hamburg day

Korean Air has released these photos showing its first fully-painted Airbus A380. The carrier’s distinct turquoise livery stands out against a backdrop of a wintery Toulouse Hamburg  day. Korean Air is intending to deploy the aircraft on services from Seoul to Tokyo Narita in June, and has also identified Bangkok, New York and Los Angeles […]

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Green Lufthansa A380 departing Toulouse

Yannick Delamarre took this photo of a ‘green’ Lufthansa A380 departing Toulouse on a flight test 22 January last year. The A380-841, s/n 041, carries test registration F-WWAF and was re-registerd for Lufthansa as D-AIMB, Yannick says. In recent Lufthansa news, Lufthansa has been forced to postpone its planned commercial biofuel flights by at least […]

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Emirates A380 A6-EDI on finals to Manchester

AirSpace photographer simacc1sd snapped this photo of Emirates A380 A6-EDI on final approach to Manchester airport. Emirates will not struggle to find enough economically viable routes on which to deploy the 90 Airbus A380s it has on order, and its 2020 fleet will be “modest” compared with airlines such as Air France-KLM and United Continental. […]

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Qantas A380 rolling from Sydney winner in Best of the Rest in cover competition

Qantas and its A380 fleet were in the news for much of the end of the year due to an uncontained engine failure on VH-OQA and the fleet’s subsequent grounding. The damaged aircraft, VH-OQA, will be out of service for many more months. Afkabruce89 captured this photos of VH-OQA during better times. The aircraft is […]

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A380 at Airbus Family Day winner in Best of the Rest cover competition

The Airbus A380 made its airshow flying debut long ago, but every performance still generates wonderful photo ops. AirSpace photographer HummelfX captured one of those moments at Airbus Family Day with a Canon 40D and won a place in our cover competition’s Best of the Rest grouping. Look out for details next November for 2011′s […]

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Dreamlifter sandwiched between A380s

Today’s image of the day comes from our sister blog Flightblogger by Jon Ostrower, who says this photo (sent to him anonymously) is believed to have been taken around November 28 and shows the 747-400 LCF Dreamlifter (N780BA) sitting between Lufthansa’s first A380 (D-AIMA) and Qantas’s second A380 (VH-OQB) inside Lufthansa Technik’s Frankfurt, Germany hangar.Since […]

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Lufthansa’s A380 Economy Class

As we kick off to next week’s Aircraft Interiors Expo America and IFEC show in Long Beach, California here on Image of the Day we’re showcasing aircraft interior and IFEC-related photos. Here’s the first photo: economy class on the newest A380 operator, German carrier Lufthansa. You can follow the show and all of its news, […]

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Flight International 15-21 June: Emirates’ Giant Gamble

This week Flightglobal publication Flight International reviews last week’s ILA show in Berlin. The business highlight was undoubtedly Emirates’ order for 32 more A380s. We ask if Emirates’ bold bet on the A380 reverse the faltering fortunes of Europe’s superjumbo.On the cover is the latest A380 to join Emirates’ fleet. The carrier brought it from […]

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Air France A380 Cabin Layout

By popular request from yesterday’s Image of the Day comparing the A380 cabins of Singapore Airlines, Qantas, and Emirates, here is the cabin layout for Air France. Read more from our special report of the A380′s two years in service.

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Air France A380 From the Top

Here’s a photo from AirSpace user lindner-photography.com of the new Air France A380, which we are showing on the same day Air France auctions seats on its first A380 flights, from Paris to New York and back.

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