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Second A350 XWB test aircraft successfully completes first flight

14 October 2013 Press Release

The second A350 XWB to fly, MSN3, has just landed back at Toulouse-Blagnac Airport France, shortly after 14:30 hours local time, after successfully completing its first flight that lasted approximately five hours.

The A350 XWB test aircraft, MSN3, was flown by Frank Chapman and Thierry Bourges, Air...

Airbus and Japan Airlines sign their first ever order

7 October 2013 Press Release

Japan Airlines (JAL) has signed a purchase agreement for 31 A350 XWBs (18 A350-900s and 13 A350-1000s), plus options for a further 25 aircraft. This is JAL’s first ever order for Airbus aircraft.* It is also the first order Airbus has received from Japan for the A350 XWB, confirming its continuing s...

A strategic A350 XWB order from Japan Airlines expands Airbus’ presence in the Japanese market

7 October 2013 Headline news

Japan Airlines’ order for 31 A350 XWBs brings the first Japanese carrier into the customer list for this next-generation extra-widebody jetliner, and further expands Airbus’ market presence in the island nation for its jetliner product line.

Today’s announcement of this important booking – involvin...

It’s the seat: Airbus’ family of jetliners is setting the modern standard for comfort

1 October 2013 Headline news

Dating back to the beginning of Airbus’ product line, the company has always championed the comfort of passengers travelling in all classes of service aboard its aircraft.

With more than 10 billion people having flown on the worldwide Airbus aircraft fleet since the A300’s introduction in the 1970s...

Global Market Forecast 2013-2032: Continuing the trend toward larger and more efficient aircraft

24 September 2013 Headline news

The growing worldwide demand for commercial air transportation – which is detailed in Airbus’ latest 20-year Global Market Forecast – will continue to drive the airline industry toward more efficient and operationally-effective aircraft, with large widebodies representing the majority in terms of sa...

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