Airbus said the assembly of the first A380 for South Korea’s Asiana Airlines is now underway at its Final Assembly Line (FAL) in Toulouse. “The main sections of the aircraft arrived in recent weeks from the various manufacturing sites around Europe and are now being attached at the airframe assembly station,” Airbus said in a statement. Asiana Airlines will become the 12th operator of the A380 when it takes delivery of its first aircraft in the second quarter of 2014. ...

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