Airbus A380 Makes First Commercial Flight

Airbus A380 Makes First Commercial Flight
Jeff Squires
  • 25 october 2007

The world’s largest passenger plane, the Airbus A380 super jumbo, has finally completed its first commercial flight. Taking off from Singapore’s Changi airport bound for Sydney, the double-deck behemoth carried 471 passengers after wiring problems delayed the plane’s delivery for 18 months. According to it’s manufacturer, Airbus, the A380 is the most fuel efficient and quietest passenger jet ever built, from inside and outside.

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