Aircraft and its engines perform excellently
Five development aircraft will prepare A350 XWB programme for certification
2,500 hour flight test programme now underway
On track with programme schedule
When the first A350 XWB to fly, known as MSN1, makes its maiden flight, an international crew of six will be on board, comprising two Flight Test Pilots, one Test Flight Engineer and three Flight Test Engineers.
Two test pilots and the project test flight engineer will be located in the cockpit: