Airbus’ newest joint venture in China progresses well on A350 work packages
Ready to fly: Airbus’ additional A350 XWB developmental aircraft are preparing to join the flight test programme
With more than 150 flight test hours performed to date for the no. 1 A350 XWB aircraft, Airbus is preparing its additional fleet of four of these next-generation widebody jetliners to join the flight test and certification campaign.
Airbus President & CEO, Fabrice Brégier has enjoyed his first experience on-board the A350 XWB MSN1 during a routine test flight which lasted close to three hours and took place over the south-western part of France.
“I am immensely proud to have flown on board the A350 XWB, our latest technolo...
Airbus’ next-generation A350 XWB carried its first “passengers” this week – without ever leaving the ground.
Flight envelope opened and key systems tests successfully performed