"As Airbus knows, I want to see it on its wheels with its engines ... accept anything until I see telemetry giving performances of the engines and the fuel. The A350-1000 is definitely one that we would be looking at. But first of all - …
European aircraft maker Airbus has begun the final stage of trials for certifying its A350-900 for passenger service. The A350-900 is the latest in a line of widebody jets manufactured by Airbus. The company said Thursday it was beginning …
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 …
The Airbus A350 passenger aircraft's maiden flight took place on Friday. The cutting edge jet conducted the test flight in France. The safe landing at 8:06 a.m. ET. Friday marks the end of the first of many milestones for Airbus to deliver a …
Leahy has long maintained that Boeing made the 787-8 too small. The A350-800 will have about 30 more seats than the 787-8, according to Airbus. “The 787-8 is too small for a widebody plane,” Leahy said. “I’m even discovering that my …
The first Airbus A350 XWB jetliner, the European rival to Boeing Co.’s 777 and 787 Dreamliner made a short trip to the paint shop Monday as it readies for its coming first flight. It’s an extremely rare moment in the life of any new jetliner …
American Airlines (NASDAQ: AAL) is one of Airbus' (NASDAQOTH: EADSY) top customers. However, its commitment to one of Airbus' key models seems to be wavering. Less than a year ago, American Airlines deferred its order for 22 …
Ten years ago, the boss of Qatar Airways, who takes his first new A350 jet this week, warned Airbus it was flying off course. Boeing was knocking on his door with a "super-efficient" jet boasting 30 per cent fuel savings thanks to a …
Airbus finally delivered its first A350 XWB today in Toulouse, France, to launch customer Qatar Airways. It's a milestone for the world's newest and most modern passenger jet, but Airbus would like everyone to forget how the A350's original …
TOULOUSE, France — The wait is finally over for aviation fanatics wanting to book a flight aboard the Airbus A350 XWB. Qatar Airways, the global launch customer of the A350 XWB, accepted delivery of the commercial plane during a …