Cockpit of the A380 during its short stop at Getafe. It´s strange to see a keyboard and a ¨mouse¨ as part of the cockpit.
First time in Getafe EADS-Airbus Factory.At the background to the left, the Eurofighter Typhoon EF2000 (C.16-20) of Spain Air Force [cn.PS001/IPA4]
Impressive closeup of this giant's nose.
Observe the spectacular bend of the wings and the dimensions of this colossus of the air.
Landing on runway 05.
Performing a low-level pass with retrected landing gear over runway 05 at Getafe Airport (LEGT). First time in EADS-Airbus Factory at Getafe.
Parked beside the A380 after a short exhibition.
Based at Cuatro Vientos for SAR operations, this Aviocar is permorfing some touch and goes at Getafe, with D. Moro at the controls.
One of the things that most impressed me, was the new ¨mouse¨in the cockpit. You can move it around 3 displays to make lots of selections. Also the FMG´s have been replaced with bigger screens.
My gratefulness to Airbus and for the captain and pilot of flight tests, Mr. Ignacio Lombo, for his kindness and for his explanations concerning this colossus of the Air.
Landing on runway 05 at Getafe Airport (LEGT). First time in Getafe EADS-Airbus Factory.
I want to dedicate this photo to Mr. Gabe Basco. He was the one who initiated me in this hobby and he gav... (more)
It seems like the pilot at the back is not very excited.
A few seconds before touchdown and with the Casa A310 tanker waiting behind for a test flight.