The gripping story of the biggest trade war in aviation history. In October 2007, the colossal Airbus A380, the largest commercial jet in history, will take to the skies. This gigantic double-decker is the first real competitor to Boeing's iconic 747 Jumbo Jet. Meanwhile, Boeing has thrown its weight behind the smaller 787 Deamliner, an aircraft whose emphasis is on fuel economy and reduced emissions. The future of commercial air travel is in the balance, and the outcome is difficult to predict.The Dreamliner features innovations that redefine the total passenger experience like wider seats and aisles, ... the plans to grow and strengthen our route network, with the expansion of domestic flights from Tokyo Haneda Airport and the growth ... said, a#39;This plane provides Northwest Airlines with a new-generation, long- range aircraft that will allow us to tailor our ... will be extended to ten years, which will save on the time-consuming, out-of-service structural maintenance programme.
|Title||:||Flight of the Titans|
|Publisher||:||Virgin Books - 2006|