TITLE

The Airbus A380

AUTHOR(S)
Pierce, Alan
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Tech Directions;Dec2005, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on Airbus A380. In 1991, the Airbus 3XXX project to build a larger airplane than the 747 started. This plane, which many thought would never be built, flew its first test flight in April 2005. One of its several advantages include fuel efficiency. By March 2006, the A380 should enter regular service after completing all the tests and certifications required.
ACCESSION #
19221430

 

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