A380 World First

January 23, 2013 0

Dubai Airports began the phased opening of Concourse A – the world’s first dedicated A380 facility – at Dubai International’s Terminal 3, with four of its 20 contact gates brought into operation on January 2.  […]


Dubai Residents Test New A380 Concourse

December 17, 2012 0

Operator Dubai Airports conducted the first operational trial involving members of the public at the newly-built Concourse A – the world’s first purpose-built A380 facility – in Terminal 3 on Saturday (Dec 15). The trial […]


First Aircraft Departs from Frankfurt’s Pier A-Plus

October 10, 2012 1

On Wednesday October 10 at 09:50 precisely, as scheduled, the first aircraft pushed back from the new Pier A-Plus at Frankfurt Airport, Germany.  The Lufthansa Airbus A380 ‘Zürich’, operating under flight number LH454, carried 466 passengers bound […]