Critique 5

Critique 5 - easily eclipsing Boeing's 747. (The Airbus...

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Michael Largent Critique #5 19 Novmeber 2009 1. “The Airbus A380.” Airbus A380 . June 2009. 15 Nov. 2009. <http://www.airliners.net/aircraft-data/stats.main?id=29> 2. This article gives the history schematics of the Airbus A380. It includes the capacity, dimensions, weights, and productions of the Airbus A380. Additionally, the article shows the airlines that use the Airbus A380. 3. The author’s purpose of this article is to provide information on the design and use of the Airbus A380. The intended audience is anyone interested in learning more about the Airbus A380’s design and use throughout the world. The article provides several images of seat maps and schematics of the Airbus A380. This article could bring up discussions on how the Boeing 787 varies from the Airbus A380. This should prove that the 787 is more advanced than the Airbus A380. 4. “The 555 seat, double deck Airbus A380 is the most ambitious civil aircraft program yet. When it enters service in March 2006, the A380 will be the world's largest airliner,
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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 &amp; 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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