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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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Hainan Airlines expands its fleet with Airbus A350

Markets Insider - 13 Oct 2018
Hainan Airlines' young luxury fleet now counts over 400 aircraft, mainly consisting of Boeing 737s, 787s and Airbus 330s. In 2018, the airline added four new A350-900 aircraft, which will serve Hainan Airlines' international and domestic routes with ...
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PICTURES: SIA to reclaim long-range crown with A350-900ULR debut

Flightglobal - 11 Oct 2018
Singapore Airlines will restart the world's longest commercial flight today with its near-19 hour nonstop Singapore-Newark service. Flight SQ22 will depart at 23:35 local time, using a brand new Airbus A350-900ULR configured with 67 business and 94 ...
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Qatar Airways upgrades part of Airbus A350 order to biggest model

Arab News - 01 Oct 2018
“Since taking delivery of the world's first A350-1000 in February 2018, we have been extremely pleased with the aircraft's performance, which has prompted us to update our original order,” Qatar Airways Chief Executive Akbar Al-Baker said in a statement.
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CoI urged to probe Airbus A350 deal by SriLankan Airlines

Colombo Gazette - 16 Oct 2018
Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) has alerted the Commission of Inquiry (CoI) into Allegations of Large Scale Fraud and Malpractice in SriLankan Airlines to alleged corruption surrounding the controversial procurement of Airbus A350 aircraft ...
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Madrid is getting Cathay Pacific's new Airbus A350-1000 aircraft

Business Traveller - 08 Oct 2018
Cathay Pacific's newest aircraft, the Airbus A350-1000, appears set to take over the airline's non-stop flights between Hong Kong and Madrid at the end of this month, ahead of a frequency boost next summer that will see flights on the route increased ...
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Qatar Airways announces upgrade of five Airbus A350-900s to A350-1000s

Travel Daily News International - 03 Oct 2018
President Airbus Commercial Aircraft, Mr. Guillaume Faury, said: “Since its entry into service, the A350 family has proven outstanding reliability and efficiency. We are delighted to see launch customer Qatar Airways extend its confidence in the A350-1000.
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Singapore Airlines revamps premium economy seat for 19 hour flights

Australian Business Traveller - 04 Oct 2018
With no economy seats on its ultra-long range Airbus A350-900ULR jets, Singapore Airlines has tweaked the design of its premium economy seats with an eye towards added comfort during those non-stop 17-19 hour flights to Los Angeles and New York.
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Kuwait Airways Throws Lifeline To Airbus A330Neo

Simple Flying - 16 Oct 2018
The beleaguered Airbus A330Neo has been thrown a lifeline by Kuwait Airways when the company confirmed that it was placing an order for 8 A330-800 series aircraft. The new order is estimated to cost Kuwait Airways $2 Billion since the A330-800 will set ...
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Cathay Pacific 'pleased' with A350-1000 performance

Flightglobal - 26 Sep 2018
Cathay Pacific Airways is "pleased" with the performance of the Airbus A350-1000 during its first three months in service, says chief executive Rupert Hogg. "Overall, it's been a very smooth introduction into service for the A350[-1000]," he told ...
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SIA Relaunches World's Longest Flight with A350-900ULR

Aviation Week - 12 Oct 2018
Singapore Airlines (SIA) has relaunched the nonstop Singapore (SIN)-New York Newark service, the world's longest commercial flight, with its Airbus A350-900 ultra-long-range (ULR) aircraft. According to SIA, the flight, SQ 22, departed Changi ...
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Check-in with facial recognition now possible in Shanghai - 16 Oct 2018
SHANGHAI (AP) — It's now possible to check in automatically at Shanghai's Hongqiao airport using facial recognition technology, part of an ambitious rollout of facial recognition systems in China that has raised privacy concerns as Beijing pushes to ...

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