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Big plane, big engine

Nice picture from British Airways showing the installation of one of four Rolls-Royce Trent 900 engines on its first Airbus A380. The engines were attached to aircraft MSN095, the first of 12 A380s the airline has on order. The supermegauberjumbo is due to be delivered to British Airways in July next year. We should have […]

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Airbus A380 makes its presence felt at the static display at Air Show China

The Airbus A380 looms large in the background, making its presence felt at the static display at Air Show China held in Zhuhai.  See more pictures, videos, news coverage and blogs and tweets on Flightglobal’s Air Show China page

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Airbus A380 flies over the Pyramids

  An Airbus A380 flew over the Pyramids at the end of a visit to Eypt for the AVEX International Airshow at Sharm El Sheikh International Airport.

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A380 at Farnborough

AirSpace user berniec took this photo of the Airbus A380 performing a flying display during this year’s Farnborough Airshow.

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6000th Airbus: Emirates A380

AirSpace user FlyPHANUK captured this image of Airbus’ 6000th aircraft, an Emirates A380. Registration is A6-EDH and was seen at London Heathrow last month.Edit: Thanks to everyone who pointed out the obvious that this is the 6000th Airbus aircraft, not 3000th.

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A380 Cabin Comparisons

Two years on from its service debut, operators have told Flight Internationalthat the Airbus A380 has proved itself to be a crowd pleaser from apassenger point of view but suffers some frustrating technical problems. In our exclusive in-service report, launch customers Emirates,Qantas and Singapore Airlines provide no-holds-barred overviews of thedouble-decker’s performance, while Airbus, Engine Alliance […]

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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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BMI A330

©Baron Inchcape @ AirSpace Lufthansa is taking a majority shareholding in UK carrier BMI following the exercising of a share option agreement by BMI chairman Sir Michael Bishop.

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