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Unformatted text preview: easily eclipsing Boeing's 747. (The Airbus A380). This could show that although the 747 created well before 2006 may be replaced, the new 787 has been shown to be much more advanced compared to the A380. A380-800 - Four 311kN (70,000lb), initially derated to 302kN (68,000lb), later growing to 374kN (84,000lb) thrust Rolls-Royce Trent 900 or 363kN (81,500lb) thrust Engine Alliance (General Electric-Pratt & Whitney) GP-7200 turbofans. (The Airbus A380). This provides more specifications on the A380. 5. I would give this article an A. It includes many factual specifications about the Airbus A380 and also compares it to an older model of a Boeing plane. However, the article fails to mention the 787 because its features cannot compete. The article shows every aspect of the airplane and any schematics necessary to show how the Airbus A380 performs....
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This note was uploaded on 11/11/2010 for the course HET 489 taught by Professor Zhenwei during the Three '08 term at Swinburne.
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