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Incredible remote-control A380 takes to the skies

The 16-foot-long model is powered by four small turbine engines, and wowed a crowd at a recent model-airplane show in Switzerland.

By November 27, 2013

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Airbus puts A380 through its paces at Paris Air Show (pictures)

Airbus showed off its mammoth A380, still a relatively new option for the airline industry, at the Paris Air Show at Le Bourget Airport. Here's a look at the double-decker passenger jet's demonstration.

10 Images By June 20, 2013

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The giant Airbus A380 and the tiny French village

Road Trip 2011: Each time Airbus prepares to build another A380, it must first send a convoy of the giant components for this mammoth airplane on a 124-mile journey that passes straight through the middle of the tiny French hamlet of Levignac.

By July 18, 2011

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Tiny French village, meet giant Airbus A380 (photos)

Road Trip 2011: Before Airbus can make a new A380, it sends a convoy of the plane's wings, fuselage, and tail fins through the French countryside. In the ancient village of Levignac, the arrival of the convoy is a good excuse for a nighttime street party.

21 Images By July 18, 2011

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Making the massive Airbus A380 (photos)

Road Trip 2011: Just across from Airbus headquarters in Toulouse, France, the biggest passenger plane in the world is assembled in the biggest industrial building in Europe. CNET got to see it up close.

34 Images By July 15, 2011

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Inside Lufthansa's A380 (photos)

Road Trip at Home: Lufthansa began daily A380 service to San Francisco today. CNET looks inside the massive plane.

29 Images By May 10, 2011

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First Airbus A380 flight arrives at SFO

On May 10, 2011, the first regularly scheduled Airbus A380 flight arrives at San Francisco's airport with a Lufthansa flight from Frankfurt.

May 10, 2011

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A380 lands in San Francisco (photos)

Road Trip at Home: Germany's Lufthansa is the first to bring the A380--the world's largest passenger plane--to SFO.

18 Images By May 10, 2011

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SFO to welcome first scheduled A380 flight

The first scheduled Airbus A380 will land at San Francisco International Airport tomorrow with a Lufthansa flight from Frankfurt. CNET will be there to bring you the aircraft in all its huge glory.

By May 9, 2011

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Changi Airport: From A380s to the Kinect (photos)

At Singapore's Changi Airport, those in transit have high tech, big planes, free movies, and more to help pass the time.

23 Images By January 14, 2011