Stretching 3.65 meters in diameter (12 ft), this nacelle is one of the largest in the world, along with the model used on the Airbus A380. It features the latest …
To fully appreciate all the A350 XWB promises to offer, your imagination needs to take a rather giant leap. On display for the first time at an airshow, the brand new extra wide bodied passenger jet has been one of the Singapore Airshow's …
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When Singapore Airlines Flight SQ380 took off on Oct. 25, 2007, the airline opened a new chapter in the history of commercial air transport. Finally, after more than 37 years, an aircraft significantly larger than the Boeing 747 entered …
The new Airbus A350, a carbon-fiber jet that will heighten competition with Chicago-based Boeing Inc. and its 787 Dreamliner, successfully completed its maiden flight Friday. The lightweight carbon-plastic jet flew over the Airbus plant …
This morning, Qatar Airways took delivery of the world’s first Airbus A350 XWB which is the last clean sheet wide body airliner until the next decade. In an elaborate and dramatic ceremony held in Toulouse, the first A350 XWB aircraft was …
Airbus delivered its first A350 XWB to Qatar Airways on Monday, a model the company says was designed to "set new standards" in terms of passenger experience and cost-effectiveness, and its latest salvo in the air war against US …
FRANKFURT, Germany -- The Airbus A350, the European consortium’s rival to the Boeing 787 and the last large jetliner to be introduced for a period that may stretch for decades, made its commercial debut on Thursday with its first revenue …
The ascendance of twin-jets like the Airbus A350-1000 doesn’t mean four-engine wide-bodies will see their retirement anytime soon. The price of fuel will have a lot to say about the viability of the biggest planes. The biggest version of …
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Airbus Group SE's flagship jetliner, the A380 superjumbo, has been dealt another setback as Singapore Airlines Ltd. decided not to renew its lease on the first of the planes and suggested it may walk away from more of the double …