Duration: 00:02:17 | 12784 viewsA new chapter has opened in Airbus’ 43 year history as the first A350 XWB, the world’s most efficient large twin-engined commercial aircraft, powered aloft this morning for its maiden flight at [...]
Duration: 00:05:45 | 9290 viewsAfter boarding, the A350 XWB first flight crew gets into their individual positions and commences the milestone maiden voyage with a takeoff from Runway 32L at Toulouse-Blagnac Airport.
Duration: 00:03:52 | 14543 viewsAirbus’ recruiting campaign for new, young talent took on a whole new dimension today as more than 180 current employees performed the first-ever flash mob at the Paris Air Show. Gathering in front [...]
Duration: 00:02:56 | 8592 viewsAn A380’s engine must be able to withstand collisions with birds or other foreign objects. To determine this capability, a fan blade-off test is performed with the aircraft, during which a blade is [...]
Duration: 00:02:55 | 27482 viewsThe A380 earned type certification on 12 December 2006 after performing 820 flights and accumulating some 2,700 flight test hours. Watch highlights of the many evaluations this next-generation [...]
Duration: 00:02:18 | 9172 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: 00:04:16 | 4328 viewsCountdown to the A350 XWB’s history-making first flight nears completion in this video clip, which shows the crew during their final coordination and preparation steps.
Duration: 00:02:17 | 37610 viewsGo inside the cockpit of Airbus’ 21st century flagship jetliner during its historic maiden flight from Toulouse, France on 27 April 2005. Observe the activities of the six-man crew and listen to [...]
Duration: 00:03:19 | 3197 viewsThese highlights of the A400M military airlifter’s successful first flight from Seville, Spain on 11 December 2009 include crew preparations, take-off and landing, in-flight footage, as well as [...]
Duration: 00:02:54 | 3180 viewsSome of Airbus’ early leaders are in attendance at the 2009 Paris Air Show, where the company highlighted 40 years of innovation. Gunter Scherer discusses his role during the A300’s historic first [...]
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