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The Airbus A350 XWB is a family of long-range, twin-engine wide...

wikipedia - 15 Nov 2016
The Airbus A350 XWB is a family of long-range, twin-engine wide-body jet airliners developed by European aircraft manufacturer Airbus. The A350 is the first Airbus aircraft with both fuselage and wing structures made primarily of carbon-fibre-reinforced polymer. Its variants seat 280 to 366 passengers in typical three-class seating layouts. The A350 is positioned to succeed the A340, and compete with the Boeing 787 and 777.
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How to Travel On the Airbus A350 Using Points and Miles

Forbes - 26 Jul 2018
Airbus' answer to the 787—the Airbus A350—is a great way to cross the Atlantic and Pacific. A number of airlines have started flying the aircraft trans-continental, giving riders a more comfortable and tech-forward jaunt around the world. There are ...
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Sichuan Airlines takes delivery of its first Airbus A350-900

Future Travel Experience - 16 Aug 2018
Sichuan Airlines has taken delivery of its first A350-900 leased from AerCap, becoming the first Chinese mainland operator via leasing to take delivery of the twin-engine wide-body aircraft. Powered by Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines, Sichuan Airlines' ...
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Air China takes delivery of its first Airbus A350-900

Aerospace Manufacturing Magazine - 09 Aug 2018
Air China has taken delivery of its first A350-900 in Toulouse. The national flag carrier is the first Chinese mainland customer to order and take ownership of the twin-engine widebody aircraft. Powered by Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines, Air China's ...
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Asiana Airlines replaces Boeing 777 with Airbus A350 for Seattle flights

Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle) - 01 Aug 2018
Asiana Airlines started passenger flights on its new Airbus A350-900 aircraft between Seattle and Seoul's Incheon International Airport Tuesday. The South Korean carrier's new wide-body jet replaces the Boeing 777-200ER (extended range) aircraft that ...
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Delta sets date for Airbus A350 flights from Seattle

Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle) - 01 Aug 2018
Delta Air Lines plans to start flying its new Airbus A350-900 jets between Seattle and Tokyo as of March 1, 2019. Delta currently uses Boeing 767-300 jets on the trans-Pacific route and flew Boeing 747s between the two cities before Delta retired its ...
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Qatar Airways To Put Airbus A350-1000 On New York Route

Aviation Week - 01 Aug 2018
Qatar Airways said an Airbus A350-1000 would operate on its Doha-New York JFK route from October 28, marking the aircraft's first commercial route to the U.S. The launch customer for the aircraft took delivery of its first A350-1000 in February and now ...
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Why the Boeing 787 is not the aviation miracle we were promised

The Independent - 11 Aug 2018
I opted for the 787 outbound and the A350 inbound. And the comparison between the two did not go well for Boeing, at least in the Qatar Airways configuration. The cabin on the Airbus (-1000, if you care) is about one foot wider than the 787. Divided ...
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CAAC Clears Airbus A350 For Delivery To Chinese Airlines

Aviation Week - 20 Jul 2018
BEIJING—Air China and Sichuan Airlines will each begin receiving Airbus A350s early in August following delayed Chinese validation of the type's airworthiness certification. The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) validated the A350's ...
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Air China receives its first Airbus A350-900

Logistics Update Africa - 13 Aug 2018
Aug 13, 2018: Air China has recently ordered and taken ownership of twin-engine widebody aircraft A350-900 aircraft, making it the first Chinese mainland customer. Powered by Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines, Air China's A350-900 aircraft features a ...
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Airbus A350-1000 Arrives in the US for the First Time - 23 Jul 2018
The Airbus A350-1000, the largest variant of the A350 family, has reached a new milestone in its short flying career, landing in the United States for the first time. Operated by Qatar Airways, the launch customer for the type, the aircraft touched ...
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Airbus Q2 core profit doubles after A350 cost improvements

Reuters - 26 Jul 2018
PARIS, July 26 (Reuters) - Airbus posted higher than expected second-quarter earnings and reaffirmed its 2018 targets, as A320neo deliveries accelerated following delays in engine supplies and the group scored cost improvements on its A350 jet ...
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Thales AVANT Enters Service on Panda-Themed A350 XWB in China

APEX Media - 10 Aug 2018
APEX Insight: Thales is celebrating the first time its AVANT in-flight entertainment system has been deployed on an Airbus A350-XWB operating in China after Sichuan Airlines took delivery of an A350-900 on August 8. The new Airbus A350-900 delivered to ...
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Sichuan Airlines welcomes its first Airbus A350

ecns - 09 Aug 2018
(ECNS)--An airbus A350 painted with eight pandas arrived at Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport to a water salute ceremony on August 9. MorePhoto. Ji'an drawing visitors with majestic views · New road through Kubuqi Desert under construction in ...
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China Airlines Takes Last Airbus A350-900

Aeronautics Online - 11 Aug 2018
China Airlines (CI) has 87 aircraft currently in service (including its Cargo Fleet). When the last A350 is delivered, their fleet will reach 88 planes. “88” which is a very lucky number for the airline. Airbus A330s (A333), Boeing 777-300ERs, Boeing ...

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