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A man who flew on the inaugural Pan Am Boeing 747 flight has been invited as SIA’s guest to fly on the Airbus A380 maiden journey from Singapore to Sydney on 25 October.
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The luckiest man ever!A man who flew on the inaugural Pan Am Boeing 747 flight has been invited as SIA’s guest to fly on the Airbus A380 maiden journey from Singapore to Sydney on 25 October.
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