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Qatar Airways closer to receiving first A380

Qatar Airways' first A380 has taken off on its maiden flight from the Airbus assembly line in Toulouse to Hamburg, where it is to be fitted with its cabin and painted, Business Traveller has reported. The Doha-based airline has 10 A380s on order and will become the eleventh carrier to operate the superjumbo when it takes delivery of this aircraft in 2014.