has completed the maiden flight for Asiana Airlines' first A380, the French airframe manufacturer said Monday, Dec. 16.
The A380 completed the flight on Friday, Dec. 13 taking off from Airbus
facilities in Toulouse, France and landing at the company's painting and cabin furnishing facility in Hamburg, Germany.
Asiana will take delivery of its first A380 during the second quarter of 2014, and currently has firm orders for six A380s. The airline plans to operate the A380 on routes between Seoul and the United States, Airbus said.