Yes, This Is a Real Plane: Meet Airbus' Flying Beluga Whale
The National Interest -

Caleb Larson

Security, Americas

In the late 1980s and 1990s, Airbus needed something big enough to transport their components by air.

Here's What You Need To Remember: As Airbus’ first oversize cargo plane the Beluga provides a crucial function—and can be seen from miles away.

Airbus is a truly pan-European corporation, and as such has production facilities in Spain, France, Germany, the United Kingdom—not to mention the United States, Canada, and China. Final assembly of Airbus airframes...

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