03/28/2008 02:45 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Airbus To Deliver First New "Superjumbo" Jet

Airbus is set to hand over its first finished A380 "superjumbo" to Singapore Airlines on Monday, 18 months behind schedule.

The construction of the A380, able to carry up to 800 passengers, has been beset by persistent and costly delays.

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