Aviation Photo #1732616 Airbus A380-861 - Emirates

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Photo Added: June 29, 2010

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Anonymous
7 years ago
WOW! Absolutly awesome, perfect motive, timing and over all: drama, drama, drama!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Beautiful and esthetics moment. One of the most beautiful shots on A.net
Anonymous
7 years ago
The A380 is apparently so hot it's on fire :D.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Oh man, the thumbnail looked the plane was on fire. just the lights on the plane aluminating the deicing product
Anonymous
7 years ago
Wow, looks more like it is on fire. Great shot. Not a five star, because it is an Airbus.......
Anonymous
7 years ago
Spectacular shot!Looks like a fire consume a A380!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Great balls of fire!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Awesome effect here, looks like fire.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Infernal picture! 5*!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Just amazing. What a photo!!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Its like an action movie scene .the reflection even makes it look like it has an angry face :P
Anonymous
7 years ago
Probably one of the best I have ever seen here! WOW!

Nick V.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Nice shot!
Anonymous
7 years ago
One of the best shots of A380 to date.
Anonymous
7 years ago
This is breathtaking!
Anonymous
7 years ago
The beast from hell!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Such a dramatic shot! And the irony of it, de-icing looking like fire.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Very good subject, nice setting and perfect angle. On the down side, the photograph is a bit grainy which may be due to the lighting.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Wow I will think the A380 is on fire if you didn't mention she is de-icing.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Awesome shot! Tony
Anonymous
7 years ago
When I first looked at it I thought it was a fire and I was like "When did this happen???" Then I looked more closely and figured it out, nice shot.
Anonymous
7 years ago
...ominous...
Anonymous
7 years ago
Full marks to the photographer for both concept and execution.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Darth Vader trades in his Star Destroyer for an A380. The Star Destroyer was just too small.
Anonymous
7 years ago
WOW! I mean.....WOW! I'm lost for words.
Anonymous
7 years ago
It is like a gient sleeping in his cave !!!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Look like deiceing with a flamethrower :-)

Airliners TOP 5 picture!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Legend is here!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Hu! I really thought it was a brning A380. I had to look at the remark immediatly. 5* for shocking me right after getting up. Lufthansi
Anonymous
7 years ago
Stupendously good! The best shot on a.net i think.
Anonymous
7 years ago
WOW that is stunning, well done.
Cheers, Gavin
Anonymous
7 years ago
Wow. That is one great photo. In the thumbnails, it looks like it's on fire.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Amazing shot of this giant... Congrats !!!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Looks a bit satanic. Great composition.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Best shot ever on A.net!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Nice photo. Like a giant egg on wheels.
Anonymous
7 years ago
DO NOT!!!! mess with the A380 lol
Anonymous
7 years ago
Boy what a Stunning Shot ! Engulfed A380
Anonymous
7 years ago
My first reaction was: "Where is the forum thread about first hull loss of A380"? I hope this is as close as getting to a hull loss in ship's career. Brilliant shot.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Fantastic shot! The red mist from the de-icing fluid, the reddish yellow line on which the nose gear is parked, the man standing with headset connected to the headset.
Anonymous
7 years ago
We don't need no water... Outstanding shot, 5*!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Thats wild looking!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Spectacular use of colour and light. Great photo, unrivaled.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Wow ! First, I said : OMG an A380 has burnt ! Great shot !
Anonymous
7 years ago
Coming directly from a movie!!!
Terrific shot, surely one of the best here on Airliners.
Anonymous
7 years ago
BEST AIRLINERS PICTURE EVER!!!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Spectacular!
Anonymous
7 years ago
I am the god of hell fire...and I give you...Fire! Most interesting shot yet of an A380.
Anonymous
7 years ago
I love the description. Only one word says it all.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Devil from hell
Anonymous
7 years ago
Absolutely one of the most creative available light pix I've seen in my years on A.net. Well done!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Straight out of hell
Anonymous
7 years ago
That is wonderful. I've never seen any thing like this.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Wow, this is breathtaking! "Six" stars pic.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Love the lighting effect, but the grainy quality of the photo is a drawback.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Looking at the thumbnail, I seriously thought Emirates future had caught up with it... nice shot anyway.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Nicely done.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Beautiful photography!
Anonymous
7 years ago
It´s not just Deiceing or One of the best shots of A380 till today....it´s art.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Nice angle! Hope those who hate the A380 lessens it by this shot! Like the Phoenix being born out of fire! But a little bit grainy thou, but still great!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Breathtaking, really thats just impressiv stuff 5* for sure
Anonymous
7 years ago
A Masterpiece!
Anonymous
7 years ago
I actually thought the aircraft was on fire and started to look through the news. BREATHTAKING PICTURE. Good Job :)
Anonymous
7 years ago
Outstanding job capturing this!! totally amazing!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Incrdible effect ! ;-)
Anonymous
7 years ago
Great picture!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Extremely beautiful, simply amazing. Excellent!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Transformers!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Ghost Rider!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Looks like a monster! :o
Anonymous
7 years ago
Beautiful colours, amazing atmosphere
Anonymous
7 years ago
Get outta there little man, let the beast come to life!!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Why EK burn that A380?
Anonymous
7 years ago
De-icing with fire, brilliant!
Anonymous
7 years ago
There's something delightfully logical about using flame throwers to de-ice a plane:)
Anonymous
7 years ago
This photo is excellent for what it is not. It's not a plane on fire but the red glow and smoke action and silhouette completely fools the viewer!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Great colours but a bit pixelated
Anonymous
7 years ago
All we need now is it to transform
Anonymous
7 years ago
Hot airbus! Hot Airbus! awesome
Anonymous
7 years ago
Amazing ! The type of plane does not matter. The photographer was at the right place at the right time.
Wonderfull effect, it looks like an explosion, it's only light and smoke.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Great shot!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Ah...the sad loss of the first airbus a380...great shot!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Awesome! Coolest one with the A380!
Anonymous
6 years ago
Ghostrider
Anonymous
6 years ago
The great colour capture, the de-icing cloud makes it seem like the A/C is on fire. This is by far the most fantastic A/C pic I have ever seen...
Anonymous
6 years ago
You don't mess with the A380 when it's angry :)
Anonymous
6 years ago
Don't mess with an angry a380
Anonymous
6 years ago
Super !!!
Anonymous
6 years ago
WOOW!! 'HOT DeIceing' Very good Idea

From EGYPT
Walid
Anonymous
6 years ago
It looks like the A380 is just stepping into the boxing ring with all the fireworks dying away! the light reflection on the bottom half of the nose looks like frown- that's one mad A380!
Anonymous
6 years ago
Like a giant egg on wheels!
Anonymous
6 years ago
What an impressive shot!!!!!!
Anonymous
6 years ago
Very inventive picture!
Impressive!
Anonymous
6 years ago
I thought the plane wuz on fire...lol
Anonymous
6 years ago
Shows the majesty of the A380 in a great way.

This has to be one of the best pics of all times!
Anonymous
6 years ago
Amazing!!
Anonymous
6 years ago
"What are you lookin
Anonymous
6 years ago
So beautiful...
Anonymous
6 years ago
I do believe that that is a 747 not an A380
Anonymous
6 years ago
It looks more like some sort of ceremony with fireworks than simple de icing!. Awesome shot.. BTW, how the heck can you mistake this bird for a jumbo?? Both beautiful - but very different!.
Anonymous
6 years ago
What a great photo!! congrats
Anonymous
6 years ago
A 747 has it's flight deck on the second level, an a380's flight deck is on the first level, as you can see in this picture the flight deck is on the second level
Anonymous
6 years ago
Mate, The A380 flight deck is BETWEEN the 2 passenger levels, check the curvature of the wings, the massive engines and the wing fences . . . Hello!!!
Anonymous
6 years ago
Great shot. I also thought it was on fire the first time I saw it! Btw look at the winglet. Above and below the wing so it is clearly an A380.
Anonymous
6 years ago
Stunning photo of the Bus. This is clearly not a 747 of course, which is not egg-shaped out front, it has the distinctive "flat" sides angled toward top-center.
Anonymous
6 years ago
Awesome picture, for the one who says its a 747 i wont talk about the shape of the aircraft which is so clear that its a 380 but just look at the logo on the engines and you'll know its an Emirates Airlines and Emirates doesn't have 747s :)
Anonymous
6 years ago
Reminds me of the big monster in the first Lord of the Rings movie. Awesome shot. Thanks
Anonymous
6 years ago
It's an A380 Guys.
Emirates Don't Fly 747's.
Anonymous
6 years ago
Really nice and good pic
Anonymous
6 years ago
LOL How can anyone mistaken an A380 for a 747??? I mean seriously, thats like looking at it and saying,"wings, 4 engines, and it's big. must be one of those big planes called the 747 or something". I mean come on! Look at the shape! Plus wingtip fences. Sigh.
Anonymous
6 years ago
Great pic, thought this aircraft was on fire. This is 100% an A380 Emirates do not fly a 747 of any kind. Only in their cargo division.
Anonymous
6 years ago
Good job, my friend.
Anonymous
6 years ago
Looks like a horror movie poster!
Anonymous
6 years ago
This is an amazing photo
Anonymous
6 years ago
I sure wish I could be there. An amazing angle.
Anonymous
6 years ago
Fine
Anonymous
6 years ago
Exceptional! Brilliant light, looks as if it is ablaze!
Anonymous
5 years ago
Excellent! At the first moment I thought the beauty is on fire :( !!!
Anonymous
5 years ago
5 stars for the catch, angle and lack of a fish eye.

When I saw this photo, I thought it was QF 32 back at the airport...

But seriously... this is photo should be a warning to Boeing :)
Anonymous
5 years ago
Spacy....
Anonymous
5 years ago
One of the best airliner shots i've ever seen. Great sense of drama and fantastic use of light. Very well done that man.
Anonymous
5 years ago
Head looks ugly!
Anonymous
5 years ago
If u had captured this scheme on a 747 .. it d have been the photo of the year!..still awesome
Anonymous
5 years ago
Unique.
Anonymous
5 years ago
This photo is siiiiick! ;)
Anonymous
5 years ago
Wow
Anonymous
5 years ago
Now that's what I call de-icing! (:D
Anonymous
5 years ago
Great photo. On the first look it seems that the A380 is burning :D
Anonymous
5 years ago
A-W-E-S-O-M-E !
Anonymous
5 years ago
Like in horror movie
Anonymous
5 years ago
Ghost Rider!
Anonymous
5 years ago
Looks like a movie poster. Clearly a 5*-shot, although there is some noise, which is sad.
Anonymous
5 years ago
Brilliant lighting!
Anonymous
5 years ago
Egg Head !!
Anonymous
5 years ago
Pretty cool!
Anonymous
5 years ago
Once of the best pictures I've ever seen...
Anonymous
5 years ago
Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Anonymous
5 years ago
Extraordinary shot.looks like one of those macho big fighters on the deck of a carrier.
Anonymous
5 years ago
Great shot!
Anonymous
4 years ago
Great
Anonymous
3 years ago
The airbus a380 is truly a beutiful girl

Five stars for sure!!!!!!!!!!!
Anonymous
1 year ago
Needless to say GREAT lightning.

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