Aloft on Airbus' Giant New A380

The megaplane won't enter service until October, but BusinessWeek's Carol Matlack was impressed by its quiet during a test flight for media

Sure, you've heard the bad news about the Airbus A380: the fouled-up wiring, the canceled orders, the billions in lost profits. But admit it: If you had a chance to fly on the world's biggest passenger plane eight months before it's scheduled to enter service, wouldn't you say yes?

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