Airbus Christens Second A380 Ro-Ro Vessel

August 2008
Assembly;Aug2008, Vol. 51 Issue 9, p17
The article reports that the City of Hamburg roll-on and roll-off (Ro-Ro) oceangoing vessel will begin to transport various subassemblies, including wing and fuselage assemblies which make up Airbus' A380 jumbo jet from Germany, Spain and Great Britain to Bordeaux, France. This vessel will join the Ville De Bordeaux vessel in delivering these subassemblies between different manufacturing faculties. According to the article, ST Marine shipyard in Singapore is building a third Ro-Ro vessel.


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