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02/11/1992 First test flight of A330

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Airbus A330 first flight

Airbus A330 is the best-selling long-range aircraft produced by Airbus. Weighing 181,840 kg (401,000 lb), including 20,980 kg (46,300 lb) of test equipment, the A330 became the biggest twinjet to have flown, until the later first flight of the Boeing 777. The flight lasted five hours and fifteen minutes during which speed, height, and other flight configurations were tested.
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