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Watch a Mammoth Airbus A380 Go From the Assembly Line to the Runway

Posted September 18, 2014 1:03 PM

From Gizmodo:

No matter how annoying it gets to squish into an economy seat, it's hard to deny that airplanes are awe-inspiring. Watching Qatar Airways' recent Airbus A380 assembled highlights how intricate the design of these beastly machines really is.

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09/19/2014 5:41 AM

Excellent. I love the way the wings slot in as one piece... just like a cut out balsa wood glider. Well maybe just a tad more sophisticated

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09/19/2014 6:16 AM

Big, innit?

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09/29/2014 12:51 PM

I find the facilities for the assembly as fasinating as the assembly itself!

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