Airliners.net | Oct. 17, 2006 ADDIS ABABA – Aviation giant Airbus on Tuesday began evaluating its Superjumbo A380 for high-altitude performance over Ethiopia in its maiden test flights from an African airport, the company said.
The fifth developmental model of the double-decker Behemoth that has been beset by production delays arrived at Bole international airport in the Ethiopian capital late yesterday, Airbus said.