1. Skymark Airlines Airbus A380-841 F-WWSL (cn 162) at Toulouse - Blagnac (TLS / LFBO). The A380 that never was… Finally this aircraft will not belong to Skymark after order cancelation.

  2.  Korean Air Airbus A380-861 HL7627 (cn 130) at Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX). Korean 18 being loaded for the return flight to Seoul Incheon.

  3. Air France Airbus A380-861 F-HPJI (cn 115) at  Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX).

  4. Airbus Airbus A380-841 F-WWOW (cn 001) at Toulouse - Blagnac (TLS / LFBO).

  5. Airbus Airbus A380-841 F-WWOW (cn 001). Engines de-storage (here No.3) The smoke is created by the combustion of the “storage oil” in the engine fuel system.

  6. Engines (4 ×)

    GP7270 (A380-861)

    Trent 970/B (A380-841)

    Trent 972/B (A380-842)

    Thrust (4 ×)

    310 kN (70,000 lbf) – GP7270

    320 kN (72,000 lbf) – GP7272

    310 kN (70,000 lbf) – Trent 970/B

    320 kN (72,000 lbf) – Trent 972/B

    (Source: a380flightdeck)

  7. Not your normal “wing view”… the wings flex from full of fuel resting position to nearly empty under full load during flight is 5 meters! Look closely and see if you can spot what is reflected on the inboard engine…

  8. Sometimes, size really DOES matter!

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  10. Qantas Airbus A380-842 VH-OQA (cn 014), the 1st QANTAS A380 “Nancy Bird Walton”.

  11. Qantas Airbus A380-842 VH-OQA (cn 014) “Qantas 94 Super” lands on runway 16 at Melbourne - Tullamarine (MEL / YMML).

  12.  Lufthansa Airbus A380-841 D-AIMJ (cn 073) D-AIMJ aka ‘Brüssel’. “Lufthansa 778 Super” arrives on 02L, after a 12hours journey all the way from it’s homebase, Frankfurt.

    Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS)

  13. Korean Air Airbus A380-861 HL7612 (cn 039). Korean 11 Super is seen head-on after push back on taxiway E and will soon depart for Seoul Incheon on runway 24L at Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX).

  14. Korean Air Airbus A380-861 HL7612 (cn 039) at Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX).

  15. British Airways Airbus A380-841 G-XLEE (cn 148). Speedbird arriving on 24R from Heathrow during an amazing August sunset.

    Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX).