Departure Gate

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End of a Super Jumbo


Work on parting out the first two Airbus A380s has started at Lourdes/Tarbes Airport. This former Singapore Airlines A380, 9V-SKB (c/n 005) was withdrawn from service on September 2, 2017 and flown to the facility in southwest France on February 9, 2018. A photographic snapshot of some of the other airliners currently stored at Lourdes is featured in the September/October issue of our sister title Airports of the World which goes on sale on August 22.

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