Flying the Airbus A380

Flying the Airbus A380
Format: Paperback / softback, 128 Pages
ISBN: 9781847971241
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Since its first flight on 27 April 2005, the Airbus A380 has been the largest passenger airliner in the world.  Instantly recognizable with its full-length upper deck, it represents the pinnacle of modern airliner design. Flying the A380 gives a pilot's eye view of what it is like to fly this mighty machine.  It takes the reader on a trip from London to Dubai as the flight crew see it, from pre-flight planning, through all the phases of the flight to shut-down at the parking stand many thousands of miles from the departure point.  

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Captain Gib Vobel is an experienced A380 captain. He has been in aviation for more than thirty years and was a Boeing 747 captain for fourteen years before going on to the Airbus A380. 

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Format: Paperback / softback, 128 Pages
ISBN: 9781847971241
Illustrations: 130 color ill
Size: 6.2 in x 9.25 in x 0.25 in / 157.48 mm x 234.95 mm x 6.35 mm