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First A380 Wing Leaves Factory

Mon Apr 05, 2004 10:27 pm

The first A380 wing has left the factory in North Wales for a 4-week journey to Toulouse. Full story here:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/north_east/3594419.stm
 
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RE: First A380 Wing Leaves Factory

Mon Apr 05, 2004 10:31 pm

I still think they should have gone with my idea. Glue a couple of luggage carts to the bottom. Mount two GE-90s on top. Install a remote control.

Voila! Self-transportability Big grin
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RE: First A380 Wing Leaves Factory

Mon Apr 05, 2004 11:21 pm

Thanks for the link.

Make sure you also click on the link to the right :

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/in_depth/photo_gallery/3600915.stm

and scroll through the sequence.
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