Just how big is the A380? Perhaps this image provides the answer. The Airbus super-jumbo is clearly visible from space, taxiing at Le Bourget, thanks to an image processed by Infoterra, which provides specialist geographic information solutions. The image, taken from 450km (280 miles) above earth, shows the A380 preparing for take-off, trailing an Airbus A340.

The A380, as seen from space

Source: Flight Daily News