Airbus, Toulouse

In 2005, the aviation world’s eyes lit up with excitement when the first Airbus A380 took into the skies over Toulouse, France. It was the initial flight of the world’s largest airliner, and it happened at Aéroport Toulouse-Blagnac. Airbus does not just make A380′s here however, it’s also the birthplace of many other Airbus aircraft. Thanks to some new high-resolution imagery (including 45 degree views) we are now able to take a detailed look into one of the largest aircraft production facilities in the world. Each Airbus A380 is actually built in large sections across Europe, then shipped…

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