Duration: 00:03:03 | 299 viewsIn this video clip, test pilot Jean-Michel Roy details a number of Airbus initiatives and systems to improve ground operations, with an emphasis on the A380 – which has to deal with factors such as [...]
Duration: 00:03:10 | 173 viewsThis video clips provides a first-hand look at the 2009 Dubai Airshow, from Airbus’ high-profile activities on its exhibit stand to the week-long visit from the 21st century flagship A380.
Duration: 00:02:18 | 20776 viewsAirbus’ “Smarter Skies” vision – which was unveiled during September 2012 – consists of five concepts that could be implemented in all phases of an aircraft’s operation to reduce waste in [...]
Duration: 00:04:24 | 8067 viewsIn this video clip, the electrical hoist kit developed by Airbus’ Ground Support Equipment (GSE) team is used to install a Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engine on the A350 XWB flight testbed aircraft. The [...]
Duration: 00:02:18 | 5431 viewsThis video provides a spectator’s view of the first flight of Singapore Airlines’ initial A380, from ground crews closing up the engines to taxi operations, take-off and landing.
Duration: 00:02:01 | 1215 viewsEmirates Vice President of Operation Services Clive Clemson describes the A380’s excellent performance during a rigorous campaign of compatibility tests at the airline’s Dubai International [...]
Duration: 00:02:34 | 820 viewsIn June 2007, the A380 lands at Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris, France for the first time. EADS Chief Executive Officer Louis Gallois; Pierre Graff, Chairman and CEO of Paris Airports; and Air [...]
Duration: 00:01:42 | 662 viewsWhen the A380 returns to Frankfurt, Germany from Hong Kong during commercial route proving in March 2007, the aircraft completes its first full turnaround during realistic operating conditions in just [...]
Duration: 00:02:14 | 578 viewsThe A380 visits Sydney, Australia in December 2007 for a week of maturity and operability testing by Qantas. During these trials, ground handling and support equipment is evaluated and key elements of [...]
Duration: 00:01:22 | 537 viewsThe A380’s four ground power unit (GPU) connections are tested during compatibility trials at Singapore’s Changi International Airport.
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