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The Airbus A380 over Gauting and Wessling March 2006

On March 20, 2006 one could spot the Airbus A380 over Gauting and Wessling in Bavaria/Germany (probably the number 003). Purpose of the flights were as I know noise measurements at the airport Oberpfaffenhofen, because there the needed equipment (from DLR?) is available. That's why the A380 performed some simulated takeoffs and landings (probably touchdowns or nearly touchdowns).
Pictures from the passage in Gauting:





...and here are some nice ones from Wessling, directly at the airport Oberpfaffenhofen:







You will rarely see the A380 so close!










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