15 October 2013
The A350 XWB test aircraft, MSN3, was flown by Frank Chapman and Thierry Bourges, Airbus Test Pilots. Accompanying them in the cockpit was Gérard Maisonneuve, Test Flight Engineer, while three Flight Test Engineers monitored the progress of the flight profile: Tuan Do, Robert Lignée and Stéphane Vaux. - From left to right : Tuan Do, Gérard Maisonneuve, Robert Lignée, Frank Chapman, Thierry Bourges, and Stéphane Vaux.Read more
As the next-generation widebody A350 XWB jetliner’s testing and certification programme ramps up, Airbus has released the fourth edition of its “Shaping Efficiency” interactive magazine – available as an iPad application or online.
“Full speed ahead” with latest A359 XWB magazine, Issue no. 4 offers exclusive multimedia content on the A350 XWB’s programme progress