Live: Asiana Airlines takes over the first Airbus A380 in the fleet (video)
During this day, 26 May 2014, Asiana Airlines will be in possession of the first Airbus A380 in the fleet. The delivery ceremony will take place in Toulouse, and Asiana Airlines will become the 11 operator of A380.
aircraft Airbus A380 Asiana Airlines will be able to transport up to NUMBER of passengers, being configured with three classes: 12 seats in First Class (lower deck), 66 seats in Business Class (upper deck) and 417 seats in Economy Class (311 seats on lower deck and 106 seats on upper deck).
To begin with, the aircraft will be used on short flights to accommodate the crew, to destinations such as Tokyo-Narita, Osaka, Hong Kong or Bangkok. As of August 15, A380 Asiana Airlines will enter long-haul flights, the first destination being Los Angeles.
Watch Live the delivery ceremony of the first A380 Asiana Airlines
Asiana Airlines ordered 6 aircraft A380: 2 will be delivered this year (one today, the second in July), 2 will be delivered in 2015, and the other 2 in 2017.