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Airbus could finally build the cruise ship of the skies

When Airbus first unveiled the design of its double-decker A380 in 2000, it boasted that the giant airliner could become sort of a cruise ship of the skies. Private passenger cabins, shops and even exercise rooms would help make long intercontinental f…

The world’s biggest Christmas tree just showed up on a flight tracker

For many Europeans, a “festive flight” might mean a short trip up to Lapland with the family to meet Santa Claus. But for a German pilot in the cockpit of an Airbus A380 over Germany this week, it meant flying a route in the shape of a giant Christmas …