Demand for nearly 10,000 new aircraft, including over 3,800 widebodies
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.
Reverts back to nickel cadmium technology
Engine certification paves the way for A350 XWB first flight in the summer
In preparation for the maiden takeoff of Airbus’ new A350 XWB jetliner later this year, the “Aircraft Zero” test bed has started its virtual first flight campaign.