While Airbus will break even on the plane in 2015, 2016 and 2017, that outlook doesn’t hold for 2018, forcing the company to either offer new engines to make the A380 more attractive or discontinue the program, Chief Financial Officer Harald Wilhelm told investors at a meeting in London today.


Interesting size comparison with the Spruce Goose and others here (from wikipedia) http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/52/Giant_planes_comparison.svg

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