Let This Amazing Dubai Airport Time Lapse Blow Your Mind 

Prominent urban filmmaker Rob Whitworth has created the hyperlapse to end all hyperlapses by taking the idea to the next level. The journey begins high over the colorful city from the flight deck of the world's largest airliner. Dubai Flow Motion is a mesmerizing tour of one of the most unique cityscapes in the world. » 3/11/15 5:00pm 3/11/15 5:00pm

Watch An Airbus A380 Go Through Its Incredible 55-Day Maintenance Check

A heavy maintenance check on the world's largest passenger plane is no small task. Emirates recently completed a "3C - check" for its first A380, which took 55 days and two teams of people to complete. The airline made a great video of the process, so let's give it a look. » 11/19/14 3:00pm 11/19/14 3:00pm

Watch The First Qatar A380 Get Built Inside And Out

Qatar Airways is one of the world's most luxurious airlines, and is the most recent airline to receive the world's largest passenger jet, the Airbus A380 into its fleet. Airbus has compiled a video series of the plane's production for our amusement, so let's check it out. » 11/06/14 12:32am 11/06/14 12:32am

This Is Why You Wear Your Damn Seatbelt

Singapore Airlines flight 424 from Singapore to Mumbai encountered turbulence while on approach to its destination yesterday. Twenty-two people, including eight passengers and fourteen flight attendants required medical treatment after the Airbus A380 landed. » 10/19/14 2:15pm 10/19/14 2:15pm

It's Been A Big Week For The Biggest Planes

The Airbus A380 is the world's largest passenger jet, and one of the quietest on which to fly. And with 139 of the monstrous jets now in service, it continues to come into its own. This week alone, new A380 service was launched to two U.S. cities by three different airlines. » 10/03/14 12:18pm 10/03/14 12:18pm

Timelapse Shows How Airbus Built Emirates' 50th A380

So far, only 11 airlines have the world's largest passenger aircraft in their fleet, but Emirates is by the far the biggest fan with now 50 A380s serving 29 destinations. And this is how they build the last one. » 8/21/14 2:23pm 8/21/14 2:23pm

Here's How Showers Are Built For Emirates A380s

Anyone who's ever flown on a long, overseas flight arrives at their destination feeling like they need a shower. That is, unless you're flying in First Class with Emirates. Each of their Airbus A380s has two large bathrooms, equipped with a shower. Let's look at how they're made. » 8/02/14 10:20am 8/02/14 10:20am

Emirates Now Has 50 Of The World's Largest Plane

Airbus and Emirates Airlines celebrated a major milestone today, delivering Emirates' 50th Airbus A380 to the airline. Along with the plane, 41 tonnes of humanitarian relief supplies were sent to a UN depot in Dubai. » 7/10/14 3:00pm 7/10/14 3:00pm

World’s largest airliner overflies world’s tallest bridge

This is one of those French things. The airliner is the Airbus A380 and the bridge is the 1,125-ft tall Millau Viaduct in France, which you have probably seen on Top Gear. All that’s missing is the world’s longest Citroën SM, a splendid omelette, and maybe that museum relic of Mach 2: the Concorde. Happy Bastille Day! » 7/14/11 9:30am 7/14/11 9:30am

Hitler’s giga-railway from Paris to the Caspian Sea

With their 800 mm guns, 270 mph race cars and dreams of an empire from the Atlantic to the Caspian, those Third Reich people sure had a thing for big. The Breitspurbahn (broad-gauge railway) was bigger than big: a brand new cross-continental railway with a gauge of 9 feet and 10 ⅛ inches, it was to run the length and… » 7/08/11 1:30pm 7/08/11 1:30pm

The Qantas Airbus A380 Near-Disaster In Two Tweets

A new Airbus A380 superjumbo jet experienced a massive engine failure shortly after takeoff in Singapore, forcing the Qantas flight to make an emergency landing. Everyone on board survived, including a passenger with two amusing-in-retrospect before and after tweets. UPDATE! » 11/04/10 1:13am 11/04/10 1:13am

I Flew On The World's Largest Airliner

Miklós Tallián caught the first flight of an Airbus A380, the largest passenger jet ever built, from Tokyo to Frankfurt. This is what it's like to fly on one of the world's most complex aircraft. —Ed. » 7/14/10 4:00pm 7/14/10 4:00pm