TITLE

The A380 is a gamble worth taking

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Andrew
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);1/28/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7667, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the official unveiling of the Airbus 380 that gave great opportunity for Tony Blair and other European leaders to bask in the reflected glory of a great engineering achievement in Great Britain. Consideration of symbolic power the engineering and technology achievement of the new airline; Creation of the airline as the new political issue of the debate over the direction of Europe; Production of the A380 provides an argument that Europe can match or better U.S. production.
ACCESSION #
15950095

 

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