Restaurant on the wing: Airbus A380
© Gutentag Hamburg

Since spring 2018, the Airbus A380 has been connecting Munich with the rest of the world and carrying all manner of comestibles on board so no passenger goes hungry. A culinary flight to Los Angeles in figures.

200

different reusable articles (trays, tableware, cutlery etc.)

420

vegetarian meals

600

salt and pepper sachets

6

gerberas for the trolleys in Business Class


13

roses for passengers and decorations in First Class

16

salt and pepper mills (First Class)

32

kilograms of butter

3000

units of flatware (knives, forks, soup spoons, teaspoons, espresso spoons)


780

meat meals

300

bottles and cans of beer (alcoholic and non-alcoholic)

4

kinds of fruit juice: orange, apple, mango-passion fruit and naturally – tomato!

16

different soft drinks


900

liters of water (780 liters carbonated; 120 liters still)

1200

loaves and bread rolls (20 different kinds)

960

trolleys, containers, drawers, boxes etc.

1650

paper napkins (in different sizes)


280

fabric napkins (First and Business Class)

1000

glasses

20

kinds of hot drinks (coffee, tea, cocao, hot lemonade)


Airbus A380

The A380 fully loaded
Takeoff weight: 560 tons
Number of passengers: 509
Galley equipment: 8.2 tons