BA A380-800

The Airbus A380 is a double-deck, wide-body, four-engine jet manufactured by Airbus Industrie, the European consortium. It is the world's largest commercial passenger aircraft and the upper deck extends along the entire length of the fuselage. It is also one of the greenest, with lower community noise and emissions per passenger than the Boeing 747-400 despite having almost 50% more floor space and 60% more headroom. Carbon fibre, a strong and light material, is used on key parts of the A380. Roughly 25% of the plane's overall structure is made from carbon-fibre reinforced plastic.

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Statistics & Information

ICAO
A388
Name
BA A380-800
Pax
469
Crew
2
MTOW
560,000kg
MLW
386,000kg
Service Ceiling
43,000ft
Operator
British Airways
Range
9,500nm
Cruise Speed
M0.85
Wingspan
80.00m
Length
73.00m
Height
24.00m
Unlocked at Rank
8
IF Aircraft Registration
G-XLEA