Photos: The future of flight

Photos: The future of flight

Summary: At the 46th Paris Air Show, visitors get a glimpse of tomorrow's aircraft.

TOPICS: Travel Tech

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  • Solar Impulse project

    Members of the Solar Impulse project show off a scale model of their planned aircraft. Their goal: to fly around the world with the solar-powered vehicle. Left to right: Luiggino Torrigiani, director of marketing; Andre Borschberg, CEO; Bertrand Piccard, founder and president; and Brian Jones, head of the sustainable development program.

  • Airbus A380

    One of the stars of the show is the new superjumbo Airbus A380, which is designed to hold up to 800 people.

  • A380 cockpit

    The cockpit of the A380, with pilot Jacques Rosay. The aircraft flew for the first time in April.

Topic: Travel Tech

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