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Accessible luxury

Airlines are continuously evolving their cabin offering to provide travellers with and the A380’s spacious, comfortable interior allows its operators to remain at the pinnacle of air travel. 

With a cabin designed with the passenger in mind, many A380 operators are taking advantage of the aircraft’s unique space to provide unique comfort enhancing features in ever section – from a spacious economy class featuring Airbus’ modern comfort standard of 18-inch-wide seats to the latest offerings for business- and first-class travellers. 

With its four-class standard layout, the A380 also accommodates the growing demand for a premium economy section – which is driven by the large percentage of business travellers flying in economy. At the same time, business class has evolved toward full-flat beds – and the A380 provides space for the most unique offerings available. The A380 also allows carriers to further differentiate their first class cabin with a truly distinct luxury product that only this double-deck jetliner can offer. 

Capable of incorporating such unique features from private suites and even the Residence by Etihad to refined bar and social areas, no matter which class you sit in luxury comes as standard. Flying on the A380 is a unique experience already enjoyed by 120 million of passengers around the globe, who understand the one-of-a-kind flying experience offered by Airbus’ A380; the definition of comfort in all classes of service.

Inspired cabin design

The double-deck A380 unique features include social areas

Overall passenger comfort is enhanced by a number of additional technologies equipped on Airbus’ A380, including advanced lighting systems and new standards of in-flight entertainment.

Cabin air is recycled every two minutes to keep the atmosphere fresh, while natural light is provided by 220 cabin windows. Four high-level air outlets – as opposed to the industry standard of two – keep customers refreshed during all phases of flight.

The space to just be

Designed for the modern standard of comfort, the A380 meets the requirements of passengers travelling in all service classes – today and into the future.  With the Airbus standard 18-inch wide seat in economy as standard, as well as the latest options in business and first classes, the efficient A380 offers. Coupled with its optimal cabin height, these key advantages deliver more personal space all over the aircraft whether that is for storage, better head room, or even wider stairs creating a welcoming environment and the ideal place to enjoy your flight. 

The A380’s built-in flexibility allows airlines to differentiate their products and develop solutions for specific market mixes. 

Wide stairs offer easy access the upper deck area
Wide stairs offer easy access to the A380's upper deck area

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Did you know?

Did you know?
  • The A380 is 15 tonnes lighter than it would be if made entirely of metal.
  • The 4400m2 surface of the A380 is covered in three layers of paint weighing around 500kg.
  • During take-off the A380 wing will flex upwards by over 4m.
  • The air in the A380 cabin is changed every two minutes, and the temperature can be selected between 18 and 30 degrees.

  • An A380 takes off or lands every three minutes.