Airbus A380 vs Boeing 747-8

Airbus A380
 
Boeing 747-8
Air France
12
 
Atlas Air
12
British Airways
12
 
Cargolux
13
China Southern
5
 
Emirates
10
Emirates
55
Korean Air
5
Etihad
4
Lufthansa
20
Fedex
0
Guggenheim Aviation
4
ILFC
10
Nippon Cargo
8
Kingfisher Airlines
5
Volga Dnepr
5
Korean Air
5
   
Lufthansa
15
     
Malaysia Airlines
6
   
Qantas
20
     
Qatar Airways
5
     
Singapore Airlines
19
     
Thai Airways
6
     
UPS
10
     
Virgin Atlantic
6
     
         
Total
195
 
Total
77
         

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While Airbus is busy testing their A380, Boeing is currently in the designing phase of both the 747-8 "Intercontinental" and "Freighter" versions. Eventually the aircraft shoudl meet requirements for a passenger airplane that can serve the 400- to 500-seat market that lies between the A380 and the Boeing 777-300ER.

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