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The Airbus A350 XWB is a family of long-range, 2 engined wide-body jet airliners under development by European aircraft manufacturer Airbus

The Airbus A350 XWB is a family of

long-range, 2 engined wide-body jet

airliners under development by

European aircraft manufacturer

Airbus

The A350 is the first Airbus with both fuselage and wing manufacturer made primarily of carbon fiber – reinforced polymer. It will hold 250 to 350 passengers in a typical 3 class seating layout, or at least seating of 440 to 550 visitors, depending on variant.

The Airbus A350 XWB

The Airbus A350

Airbus A350 XWB Variants

There are 3 variants of the A350, and all were launched in 2006. In7 \ 2012,  the A350-900 is scheduled to enter service in the second half of 2014; then the -800 in mid-2016 , and -one thousand  in 2017. All variants are also to be offered as corporate jets by wholly owned subsidiary Airbus Executive and Private Aviation.

Airbus A350 Design

Airbus A350 XWB Variants

The Airbus A350 Top News :

 

                 Airbus A350 is Wednesday’s star at Paris Air Show

LE BOURGET, France (AP) – Airbus raked in orders Wednesday for its new A350, announcing 59 sales of the wide-body jet that flew for the first time last week.

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               United buys biggest version of Airbus’ A350 widebody

United Airlines announced an order for Airbus’ new A350-1000 jet, the companies announced Thursday morning at the Paris Air Show.

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                        Air France in $7bn Airbus A350 deal

Air France-KLM on Wednesday placed an order for 25 of Airbus’ new A350 passenger aircraft, in a $7bn deal that had been held up by a dispute about who services the jets’ engines.

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Paris Air Show 2013: EADS – we’re more than just Airbus!

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