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Airbus BLADE first flight

Airbus’ A340 laminar-flow “BLADE” test demonstrator aircraft has made its successful maiden flight for the EU-sponsored Clean Sky “Blade” project.

The aircraft, dubbed “Flight Lab”, took off from the Tarbes aerodrome in southern France at local time 11:00, and after a series of successful tests it landed at Airbus’ facilities in Toulouse Blagnac. 287 more words

A340 - The Roman Empire

So after the challenging experience of A330 I came back fighting, determined to crank myself up a gear and give A340 my best shot. That’s not to say that A340 didn’t have its own fair share of challenges either, including the minor issue of a 3 hour exam at the end and a not so little case of toothache, but overall it really was a great way to end my degree with the OU and one of my favourite modules. 1,941 more words

Open University

Airbus A340-300, Scandinavian Airlines

@ Foster City, CA

July 2017

Tried out a new shooting spot to get a different perspective on the traffic coming into SFO.  This SAS A340 roars overhead as it lines up for runway 28L after a long flight from Copenhagen.  58 more words


IBERIA | MAD-LHR | EC-LEV | A340-600 | Business - 3L

So after a trip flying around Europe on widebodies it was time to begin the journey home, and what better way to start it than Iberia’s daily A340 flight between Madrid and London. 951 more words

Trip Report

Hot Mauritius Air - Beware The Pressure

So I spent last week in Mauritius filming for a SADC assignment called “SADC Success Stories Volume II”.    Folks,  no anger and vituperation asseblief,  just be nice.   616 more words