TITLE

600 TONS of Technology

AUTHOR(S)
Sweetman, Bill
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Air Transport World;Apr2003, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the production of the Airbus A380 by Airbus Industrie. Basic design; Capacity; Airlines with pending orders for the aircraft.
ACCESSION #
9408189

 

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