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Qatar Airways launches first A350-1000 route, to London

Qatar Airways launches first A350-1000 route, to London

26 February 2018 Airline News

Qatar Airways has announced that London is the first route for the world’s first commercial service of its Airbus A350-1000. The Gulf carrier is the global launch customer for the state-of-the-art-aircraft, following delivery by Airbus from the aircraft manufacturer’s base in Toulouse, France last Tuesday.

Airbus A350-1000 embarks on global demonstration tour

Airbus A350-1000 embarks on global demonstration tour

26 January 2018 Airline News

The A350-1000 has embarked on a three-week demonstration tour to the Middle-East and Asia-Pacific regions. The tour follows the completion of a successful flight test campaign, which lasted less than one year and culminated in joint EASA and FAA type certification.

Emirates welcomes 100th Airbus A380 to fleet

Emirates welcomes 100th Airbus A380 to fleet

3 November 2017 Airline News

Emirates today celebrates the milestone delivery of its 100th Airbus A380 aircraft at a special ceremony with Airbus at the manufacturer’s delivery centre in Hamburg. Emirates chairman Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoum officiated the ceremony.

Qatar Airways takes Airbus A350 to Maldives for first time

Qatar Airways takes Airbus A350 to Maldives for first time

1 November 2017 Airline News

Qatar Airways has become the first airline to fly the state-of-the-art Airbus A350 to the Maldives. The airline has upgraded its current double-daily A330 service to an A350, with the first A350 beginning operations today and the second A350 service joining shortly afterwards on November 3rd.

Delta Air Lines takes Airbus A350 to Amsterdam

Delta Air Lines takes Airbus A350 to Amsterdam

18 October 2017 Airline News

Delta Air Lines has scheduled its flagship A350-900 aircraft on one of four daily flights between Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport and Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport. The new route will launch on March 31st next year.

United Airlines increases Airbus A350 order to 45 planes

United Airlines increases Airbus A350 order to 45 planes

7 September 2017 Airline News

United Airlines has increased the number of A350 XWB aircraft it will bring into its fleet, updating and expanding its previously existing order for 35 A350-1000 to 45 A350-900 widebody aircraft. The A350-900 is the cornerstone member of the A350XWB family from Airbus.