Thai Airways' first A380 (& III): getting onboard

And, finally, the A380 was delivered to Thai Airways in a ceremony with Thai dances and the speeches...

The official delivery

The official delivery

Thai dances to welcome the new Airbus!

Thai dances to welcome the new Airbus!

And the Sun was shinning, which makes the A380 look a lot better!

A close-up snap of the A380

A close-up snap of the A380

A frontal view of the A380

A frontal view of the A380

And we got onboard, which was quite an experience, because I manage to see some parts of the aicraft that are normally out of bounds, such as the cockpit and the crew rest areas!

First class

First class

First class toilet

First class toilet

First class lounge

First class lounge

Business class

Business class

Economy class

Economy class

An old friend seen from the window: the Concorde!

An old friend seen from the window: the Concorde!

The crew rest area, a part of the aircraft usually off-limits (an A380 has a crew of 23!)

The crew rest area, a part of the aircraft usually off-limits (an A380 has a crew of 23!)

The cockpit (it takes only one month of training for the pilots to transition from A340 to A380!)

The cockpit (it takes only one month of training for the pilots to transition from A340 to A380!)