How to maintain a Qantas Airbus A380

Last updated 14:21 14/11/2013

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We've tested out the flight experience on an A380 and compared the offerings from different airlines. But we've never seen how an A380 is maintained - until now.

Here's what happens inside Qantas' Sydney Jetbase, and why cushion maintenance is disturbingly important.

At the time of our visit, the bulk of the sprawling installation was filled up by a single Airbus A380.

Standing over 24 metres high and boasting a wingspan of nearly 80 metres, it truly is a monster of a machine. Here are the photos.

- Lifehacker

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