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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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Sri Lankan Looks To Replace Airbus A350 Orders

Aviation Week - 20 Jun 2018
Sri Lankan Airlines is close to an agreement to switch and delay its remaining Airbus widebody orders, as part of the carrier's broader restructuring efforts. The carrier had an order for eight Airbus A350s, but four have previously been canceled. Sri ...
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Cathay Pacific adds advanced Airbus A350-1000 in its fleet

Economic Times - 19 Jun 2018
Cathay Pacific is all set to fly home the newest member of its family, the advanced Airbus A350-1000 from Airbus headquarters at Toulouse, France to its home in Hong Kong. The Asian airline, which took delivery of the aircraft at the Airbus Delivery ...
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Scenes from Airbus' A350 'demonstration tour' of the Americas WXIA - 22 Jun 2018
Scenes from Airbus' A350 'demonstration tour' of the Americas. Previous. Next. 01 / 31. Airbus A350 at Chicago O'Hare. United workers got an up-close look at the jet as part of Airbus' A350 demonstration tour of the Americas. 02 / 31. Airbus' A350 in ...
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First look: Cathay Pacific Airbus A350-1000

Business Traveller - 21 Jun 2018
Cathay Pacific's first Airbus A350-1000 aircraft landed in Hong Kong on Wednesday, making the Hong Kong carrier only the second airline to take delivery of Airbus's newest aircraft. The aircraft joins Cathay Pacific's current fleet of 22 A350-900s – it ...
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Airbus threatens to leave Britain in case of no-deal Brexit - 22 Jun 2018
Airbus, which employs about 14,000 people at 25 sites in the U.K., said it needs to know by the end of the summer what rules will govern its operations or the company will "reconsider its long-term footprint in the country." Airbus also says a proposed ...
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​Iberia to take first A350-900 with wing twist

Flightglobal - 18 Jun 2018
Airbus will begin delivery of A350-900s incorporating a "wing-twist" aerodynamic improvement in July when it hands over Iberia's first aircraft of the type. The wing twist was originally introduced on the A350-1000 and will become standard on all A350s.
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How Airbus Can Afford to Make Just Seven Ultra Long-Haul Jets

Bloomberg - 31 May 2018
Airbus SE has seen widespread popularity for its newest A350 long-haul aircraft. But only one carrier, Singapore Airlines Ltd., has found the need for an ultra long-range version of the A350 that can fly almost 10,000 miles, from New York City to ...
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Cathay Pacific Prepares For First Airbus A350-1000 Delivery

Aviation Week - 05 Jun 2018
SYDNEY—Cathay Pacific is planning additional long-haul destinations that would be a good match for its Airbus A350-1000s, with the first of these aircraft due to be delivered on June 19. The carrier will deploy the aircraft on a new route from Hong ...
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Philippine Airlines' new Airbus A350 takes first flight

Business Traveller - 11 Jun 2018
The first of six Airbus A350-900 aircraft set to be delivered to Philippine Airlines has taken its maiden flight from Airbus's industrial facility in Toulouse, France. Philippine Airlines aims to take delivery of four of its A350s within this year ...
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Airbus mulls ultra-long range A350-1000ULR for non-stop Qantas flights

Australian Business Traveller - 03 Jun 2018
Airbus is considering an ultra-long range version of its A350-1000 jet as an alternative to the A350-900ULR for Qantas' non-stop flights to New York and London. Speaking to journalists in Sydney ahead of this week's IATA summit, Airbus Chief Commercial ...
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Airbus A350 XWB to visit Wellington Airport

TravelTalk NZ (blog) - 01 Jun 2018
Wellington Airport has organised with leading aerospace manufacturer Airbus to test the performance of the A350-900 on shorter, grooved runways with a series of landings and take-offs at the airport. The plane will travel to Wellington from Airbus ...
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The secret to Airbus' ultra-long range A350 jets? There isn't one...

Australian Business Traveller - 02 Jun 2018
Airbus has seen widespread popularity for its newest A350 long-haul aircraft. But only one carrier so far – Singapore Airlines – has found the need for an ultra long-range version of the A350 that can fly almost 10,000 non-stop miles from Singapore to ...
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Teledyne CML Composites Awarded Airbus A350 Contract

The package includes a range of composite parts for both the A350-900 and the new larger A350-1000 aircraft wings that are manufactured at Airbus's facility in Broughton, UK. The A350 series fuselage and wing structures are made primarily of carbon ...
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Biofuel partly powers Cathay Pacific flight from Airbus

New Zealand Herald - 17 Jun 2018
When a brand new Cathay Pacific Airbus A350-1000 flies from France to Hong Kong on Wednesday it will be partly powered by biofuel. The 334-seat plane will have a 10 per cent blend of biofuel next to traditional jet fuel in its tanks which can hold 156 ...
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Airbus debuts new Airbus A330, A350 private jet cabin

Australian Business Traveller - 28 May 2018
For those times when merely flying first class won't do, Airbus Corporate Jets can now outfit your own private Airbus A330-800, A330-900 or Airbus A350 with its new Harmony cabin, designed specifically for ultra-long flights. Passengers boarding the ...

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