The story of the Airbus A380 aircraft continues (Video)
At the Berlin Tourism Fair, ITB Berlin 2017, Airbus presented the figures for Airbus A380 and the site iflyA380.com.
Airbus A380 I don't think he needs a presentation anymore. It is the only passenger plane with full 2 floors. It is easy to recognize at airports around the world.
The story of this plane begins in 2000, when Airbus considered the design of a future aircraft. Initially A3XX was baptized, later the name was changed to A380X. The first super jumbo came off the ground on 27 April 2005. Joined Singapore Airlines on October 25 2007.
The story of the Airbus A380 aircraft
This year marks 10 of commercial flights for the Airbus A380 aircraft fleet. So far, about 170 millions of passengers have enjoyed the comfort offered by this type of plane.98% of them would recommend it to family and friends, and 60% would make extra efforts for another A380 flight. .
Airbus A380 can be found in the fleet of 13 air carriers. Fly on 110 routes and connect 55 to mega cities in 32 countries.
List of 13 airline operators, which have A380 in fleets: Air France, Asiana Airlines, British Airways, China Southern Airlines, Emirates (A380's largest fleet), Etihad Airways, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Thai Airways International.
Among the 55 destinations covered with super jumbo we find: London, Paris, Dubai, New York, Bangkok, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Sydney and Shanghai. Full list of A380 destinations!