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AirBus A380 and Boeing 747 - fuel consumption while taking off?

This video shows the A380 engine instruments during takeoff. There are differences between engines but they average about 8700 kg/hr per engine, or 34,800 kg/hr total (9.7 kg/s, or 12.1 L/s, or 3.2 ...
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AirBus A380 and Boeing 747 - fuel consumption while taking off?

With a quite good approximation it can be shown that a jetliner typically consumes fuel for around 3% of its MTOW during warmup, taxing and take off. This percentage corresponds to around 17'250kg for ...
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