Amazing Time Lapse Video of an Airbus A380 Heavy Maintenance Check

Every couple of years an aircraft undergoes a “C check” which entails a majority of the plane’s components to be inspected.

Emirates posted a time-lapse video of one of their Airbus A380s undergoing such a check. It’s amazing to watch.

(HT: Johnny Jet)

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  1. Huh. You’re right, that was interesting. Wonder how long it took in real time. Seems like it would have that “new car” sell afterwards!

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