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Photos: Lufthansa Launches A380 Service to San Francisco

Posted May 11, 2011 by Brandon Farris

San Francisco crowds welcomed Lufthansa’s first A380 service from Frankfurt on Tuesday.

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Qantas A380 Safely Lands After Engine Explosion Near Singapore

Posted November 4, 2010 by NYCA Admin

Reports that a Qantas Airbus A380 superjumbo jet had crashed in Indonesia were quickly put to rest Wednesday night when the plane made a safe emergency landing in Singapore.

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PHOTOS: First Airbus A380 for China Southern Emerges from the Paint Shop

Posted June 20, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Airbus has released photos of the first A380 super jumbo jet destined for China Southern Airlines. The Guangzhou-based carrier will become the world’s seventh operator of the A380 when this aircraft is delivered in the second half of this year.

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New Korean Air Airbus A380 Makes First Flight to America

Posted August 9, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Korean Air’s first transpacific Airbus A380 flight arrived in New York today, also marking the first scheduled use by any carrier of the superjumbo between east Asia and the east coast of North America.

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Video: Emirates A380 Struck by Lightning

Posted May 12, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A quick-thinking photographer captured an Emirates Airbus A380 being struck by lightning on approach to London Heathrow from Dubai on Saturday night.

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Closeup Damage Photos of Air France A380 and Delta CRJ Bumper Planes

Posted April 12, 2011 by NYCA Admin

NYCAviation has obtained closeup photos of the Air France A380 and Delta Connection/Comair CRJ-700 that were involved in a ground collision at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York Monday night.

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OPINION: What Makes a Great-Looking Jetliner?

Posted April 2, 2014 by Patrick Smith

“Aesthetically it’s no 747, but it’s a handsome plane,” I wrote of the 787 previously in a column. “Confident in a way not unlike its older and smaller sibling, the 757.”

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United CEO Jeff Smisek says no to the A380. (Composite by Matt Molnar)
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United Says No to A380 While Considering Big Boeing and Airbus Jets

Posted July 8, 2012 by Matt of MCPCShowcaseHD

United Airlines President and CEO Jeff Smisek is looking for aircraft larger than the A350-900, but has seemingly ruled out the Airbus A380.

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Air Austral Cancels Orders for 840-Seat A380s: Report

Posted May 30, 2012 by NYCA Admin

The Reunion-based carrier made headlines in 2009 when it ordered the aircraft, which they pledged to fill with 840 economy class seats, which would have given them the highest capacity of any commercial aircraft ever built.

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Video: Korean Air’s First Airbus A380 from Factory to Rollout

Posted February 25, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Korean Air has produced a nice video of its big blue whale jet under construction and rolling out of the factory.

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