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Super Jumbo Fuel Consumption

Mon Jul 04, 2011 6:53 pm

I would like to see some info regarding fuel consumption rates of the 2 types of super jumbos (in gallons per mile):

1. A380

a. EA

b. RR

2. B747-400

a. GE

b. PW

c. RR

I have heard that A380 is far superior in fuel economy compared to the B747-400 but just wanted to compare the data and see how much difference there is between them!

Thank you!
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RE: Super Jumbo Fuel Consumption

Mon Jul 04, 2011 9:11 pm

Here are 2 threads that I found on the subject:

Lufthansa: A388 Vs B744 Fuel Consumption (by 328JET Jun 27 2010 in Tech Ops)

A380 And B748i Fuel Consumption (by TKV Aug 29 2007 in Tech Ops)
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