The latest on Airbus A350

Apr 10, 2024 / AeroTime

Delta Airbus A350 blazoned in TEAM USA livery takes flight

Delta Airlines' Airbus A350-900, adorned in Team USA livery, marks a celebratory milestone with its inaugural flight from Toulouse, showcasing its role as the official carrier for the US Olympic athletes to the 2024 Paris Olympics.

Mar 21, 2024 / Aviation Source

Korean Air Orders 33 Airbus A350 Aircraft

In a strategic move to bolster long-haul operations, Korean Air has finalized a $13.7 billion contract for 33 Airbus A350 aircraft, marking a significant pivot from Boeing to Airbus. The order includes 27 A350-1000s and six A350-900s, indicating a major fleet upgrade and expansion.

Mar 15, 2024 / AeroTime

A350 pitot probe covers left on prior to pushback: ATSB

An ATSB investigation into a Singapore Airlines A350 incident reveals the aircraft was nearly dispatched from Brisbane Airport with pitot probe covers intact, highlighting a significant safety oversight.

Mar 11, 2024 / Simple Flying

China Airlines To Resume Taipei - Seattle Flights With Airbus A350

Strengthening its North American network, China Airlines will deploy Airbus A350-900 aircraft to inaugurate its non-stop service between Taipei and Seattle starting July 14, 2024, marking a significant stride in post-pandemic market recovery.

Mar 11, 2024 /

Vietnam Airlines Schedules Oct 2024 Munich Launch

Vietnam Airlines will introduce flights to Munich from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City in October 2024, marking the carrier's first service to the German city, leveraging A350 and 787 aircraft.

Feb 21, 2024 / Australian Aviation

Qantas’ Project Sunrise A350-1000 delayed until 2026

Regulatory demands for a fuel tank redesign and manufacturing delays at Airbus have pushed the delivery of Qantas' A350-1000 aircraft for Project Sunrise to 2026, affecting plans for non-stop flights to London and New York.

Feb 20, 2024 / Air Data News

Azul carrier returns one of two Airbus A350s to lessor

Following a period of inactivity exceeding two months, Azul Airlines has dispatched one of its Airbus A350s to San Bernardino Airport, California, as part of its retirement and return to the lessor.

Feb 03, 2024 / World Airline News

Air India welcomes its second Airbus A350-900

In a strategic fleet augmentation, Air India celebrated the concurrent arrival of their second Airbus A350-900 and eleventh A320neo aircraft in Delhi.

Jan 23, 2024 / Yomiuri Japan News

First JAL A350-1000 Flies from Haneda Airport; Private Cabins in First and Business Classes

Japan Airlines has initiated operations of its flagship Airbus A350-1000, with service already started to New York and plans to extend to Dallas-Fort Worth routes. The aircraft, featuring luxurious private cabins in both first and business classes, represents a significant fleet upgrade marking JAL's commitment to enhancing long-haul service.

Jan 16, 2024 / Simple Flying

Emirates Needs 5,000 Cabin Crew For Its Airbus A350s

In anticipation of its Airbus A350 aircraft integration, Emirates launches an extensive recruitment campaign targeting 5,000 cabin crew positions worldwide, spanning over 460 cities in 2024.

Jan 12, 2024 / Aviation Source

Delta Air Lines Orders 20 Airbus A350-1000 Aircraft

Positioned to enhance its international route offerings, Delta Air Lines bolsters its fleet with an order of 20 Airbus A350-1000s, eyeing enhanced sustainability and an enriched passenger experience.

Jan 09, 2024 / Air Data News

Delta could become an Airbus A350-1000 customer

In a significant fleet modernization step, Delta Air Lines is on the verge of a major procurement with Airbus for wide-body A350-1000 aircraft, positioning the carrier to broaden its long-haul capabilities.

Jan 09, 2024 / FlightGlobal

EVA firms order for 18 A350-1000s, 15 A321neos

Completing a significant transaction previously announced in 2023, EVA Air has finalized the purchase of 18 A350-1000s and 15 A321neos, enhancing its long-haul and single-aisle fleet capabilities.