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Air Austral to take 840-seat A380s in 2014

Reunion-based carrier Air Austral is expected to take delivery of its all-economy Airbus A380s in 2014. The carrier has signed a memorandum of understanding to acquire two of the type, which will be configured with around 840 seats. Read on….  Aircraft profile: Airbus A380 More aircraft profiles plus… create your own aircraft profile. 

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Air France A380 almost ready for maiden flight

The new year has brought MSN033, the first A380 for Air France (European launch customer), out to the flightline in Toulouse yesterday. Read more from our own FlightBlogger….

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Emirates’ A380 welcomes the QE2 to its shores

An Emirates Airline A380 performed a flypast over the QE2 as it sailed past The World islands.  The grand flypast, as part of the welcome party to the iconic vessel’s arrival in Dubai, was carried out by Emirates’ third A380 aircraft, piloted by Capt. Abbas Shaban. Read more…. More flypasts Poppies dropped on the QE2 as it sets […]

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Emirates takes delivery on 2nd Airbus A380

Read more…. Image courtesy Emirates Group More images of the A380 from production to deliveries and interiors Airbus A380 aircraft profle including specifications, latest news, blogs, images and video    

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Emirates Airline is currently showing off its new Airbus A380 during familiarisation flights in San Francisco and Los Angeles. Emirates’ new aircraft was greeted on touch down at a water cannon ceremony at San Francisco International Airport on 4 August. The familiarisation flights followed the inaugural flight of the aircraft from Dubai to New York […]

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Emirates takes delivery of its first A380

Emirates Airline took delivery of the first of 58 on order today at Airbus’s Hamburg plant. Service entry between Dubai and New York Kennedy set for 1 August.

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