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The world's biggest passenger jet is being permanently grounded.

A380 failure 'totally predictable' - aviation expert

The Airbus A380 has struggled to compete with more modern plane designs.

A plane load of passengers were dragged back to Auckland due to an issue with the aircraft.

RuPaul star caught up in dramatic emergency landing

Detox was onboard the aircraft as it left Auckland.

Video: Concorde's last flight - Image: TU-160 Bombing aircraft.

Russia to bring back supersonic flights

The design will be based on a Russian military bombing aircraft.

The company says its operations have not been affected.

Airbus commercial aircraft data accessed during 'cyber incident'

The company says its operations have not been affected.

CNSAS/Twitter helicopter

Helicopter and plane collide above the Alps

At least four were killed in the tragic accident.

The airline is giving discounts to Americans with a Mexican heritage.

Airline trolls Trump and Americans with new ad

The airline is giving discounts to Americans with a Mexican heritage.

One of the world's most famous flights was in the air for just five minutes.

10 Years On: The day a miracle took place on the Hudson

One of the world's most famous flights was in the air for just five minutes.

The main problem area is Napier, where the air traffic control tower has been intermittently unmanned for more than a month.

Unprecedented disruptions for air traffic services across NZ

The main issue is Napier, where the air traffic control tower has been unmanned.

A man has been dubbed the 'world's funniest flight attendant'.

2018 the third-safest year to fly

But it was still much more dangerous than 2017, statistics show.

There are calls for tighter restrictions and better education.

Police call for drone crackdown

The Police Association wants a drone that nearly hit one of their helicopters to be confiscated.

Air New Zealand's new safety video may be the most '90s thing you see this year.

Air New Zealand strike called off

The airline and union members have reached an agreement - but it's not yet a done deal.

The tail of the Air NZ Airbus A320.

Air NZ honours victims of Perpignan coast crash

The accident killed seven people on the same date as the Erebus disaster, 29 years later.

Newshub reports on the crash in October.

Pilots battled against computer automation before Lion Air crash - report

A similar incident was blamed after an Air NZ A320 crashed in 2008.

The aircraft went nearly 50km past its destination.

Aussie flight misses destination due to pilot being asleep

The aircraft went nearly 50km past its destination.

Space Shuttle In The Clouds. 3D Scene.

Multimillion-dollar space aviation expo opens in Auckland

Above and Beyond has been designed by Boeing and NASA.

A new documentary has traced the final moments of missing aircraft MH370.

Pilot suggests battery fire brought down flight MH370

He says the plane would have flown for hours on its own after the pilots were knocked out.

An illustration of the ion drive plane.

Silent plane without moving parts takes to the air

The inventor says he was inspired by Back to the Future and Star Wars.

Experts can't settle on exactly what was seen, but there are three main theories.

Ireland UFO: New theories emerge on what baffled pilots

Experts can't settle on exactly what was seen, but there are three main theories.

The A321 has 46 more seats than the airline's current fleet of A320s.

Why getting the middle seat won't be a curse on Air NZ's new plane

The A321 has 46 more seats than the airline's current fleet of A320s.

Revealed: The world's worst plane behaviour caught on camera.

Man sues British Airways after 'fat' passenger 'spilled' into his seat

"He was a huge bloke, not just overweight but really big boned as well."