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Enormous Airbus A380 Jet Looks for U.S. Friends

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Enormous Airbus A380 Jet Looks for U.S. Friends

Enormous Airbus A380 Jet Looks for U.S. Friends

Enormous Airbus A380 Jet Looks for U.S. Friends

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The world's biggest passenger airplane — the Airbus A380 — made its first promotional flights in the United States this week. The plane, capable of holding more than 800 passengers, has been the focus of much media attention. But the European company is having problems selling the plane.