Airbus A380 First Flight

Airbus A380Today is a great and a proud day for Europe. The new Airbus A380 has made the first flight. 2 pilots and 4 engineers tested the new aircraft for almost 4 hours.

The Airbus A380 is the biggest passenger aircraft made ever. It can keep almost 800 passengers inside. It’s the main competitor to the Boeing 747 but with double capacity and less fuel consumtion.

It’s expected to start regular flights in the middle 2006, till then, Airbus will make more testing flights with it.

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