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First A350 XWB with wings complete emerges for outdoor testing

26 February 2013 Press Release

The first A350 XWB – MSN001 – now showing its completed wings, has moved to its next phase of ground testing, from Roger Béteille A350 XWB FAL “Station 30” to the Clément Ader area “Station 18” in Toulouse. The aircraft is structurally complete and shows the installed winglets, belly fairing panels,...

Asia-Pacific to drive demand for bigger and more efficient aircraft

25 February 2013 Press Release

Demand for nearly 10,000 new aircraft, including over 3,800 widebodies

Another A350 XWB takes shape in Toulouse

19 February 2013 Feature story

Build-up of the third A350 XWB is now underway at Airbus’ Toulouse, France final assembly line as preparations continue for the next-generation jetliner’s upcoming flight and certification campaign.

Airbus activates “Plan B” for the A350 XWB batteries

15 February 2013 Press Release

Reverts back to nickel cadmium technology

A350 XWB’s Trent XWB engine achieves EASA type certification

7 February 2013 Press Release

Engine certification paves the way for A350 XWB first flight in the summer




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