First Flight With the New A380

To celebrate the release of 24.2 and the A380, I flew a classic A380 route from the Land Down Under to the West Coast. I have to say, I’m impressed with what the devs have done with this plane!

Server: Solo
Aircraft: Airbus A380-800
Airline: Qantas Airways
Route: YSSY-KLAX
Seat: 4A (First Class)
Time En Route: 13 Hours 30 Minutes


Boarding in Sydney

Holding short of the runway prior to departure

Four Rolls-Royce Trent 900s powering us out of SYD

Bye-bye, Australia!

Nothing but ocean as far as the eye can see

Passing Woodland Hills in the San Fernando Valley on our descent

Landing on 24L in LA

Parked at the Tom Bradley International Terminal in Los Angeles

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