Monday, September 9, 2013
Qatar Airways A380 Completes Maiden Flight
Qatar Airways first Airbus A380 completed its maiden flight, departing the Touluse production facility to receive paint and cabin fitting in Hamburg.
The airline's A380 is scheduled for delivery in March 2014, the first of ten A380s currently on order. All of Qatar's A380s will be configured with 517 seats.
The Middle East carrier is also scheduled to debut the Airbus A350 in 2014.
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