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Airbus A350

Airbus Delivers First Air France A350-900

Air France has accepted its maiden Airbus A350-900 at a ceremony at the manufacturer’s Toulouse/Blagnac plant. The first of 28 examples to joint the French flag carrier, it has been equipped with a 324-seat cabin accommodating 24 premium economy and

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SAS Unveils New Look

SAS Scandinavian Airlines has unveiled a new livery as it prepares to receive its maiden Airbus A350. The corporate identity is a modest revision to its current colours introduced in 1998. The most noticeable changes are billboard titles and what

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Fiji Airways’ First A350 Breaks Cover

The maiden Airbus A350-900 for Fiji Airways has been rolled out of the paint shop in Toulouse wearing the livery of its future operator. It is the first of two examples to be leased from Dubai Aerospace Enterprises and will

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South African to Lease A350s from Air Mauritius

When, in a June 30 press release, South African Airways (SAA) confirmed it would lease a pair of Airbus A350-900s, very little was detailed about the carrier’s acquisition. Airliner World has since learned that the two jets will be handed

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Video: BA Welcomes First A350-1000

British Airways (BA) has accepted its first Airbus A350-1000, making it the first operator of the larger variant in Europe. The maiden example, G-XWBA (c/n 326), touched down at the centenarian carrier’s London/Heathrow base on July 27 after a 24-hour

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Virgin’s ‘Flying Lady’ Retires

After 35 years’ service Virgin Atlantic is to retire its “Flying Lady” motif, which has adorned the airline’s aircraft since operations began in 1984. It is to be replaced with a “diverse range of men and women representing modern Britain”.

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Starlux Confirms A350 Order

Taiwanese start-up Starlux Airlines has signed a firm order for 17 Airbus widebodies. The new carrier, expected to begin services in 2020, has committed to five A350-900s and 12 of the larger -1000 variant. It also holds options for a

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Major Boeing and Airbus Orders from Lufthansa

Lufthansa Group has ordered 20 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners and a further 20 Airbus A350-900s as it looks to expedite the removal of older, four-engined types from its fleet. The new aircraft are scheduled to be delivered between late 2022 and

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Singapore Airlines A350 Touches Down at Manchester

Manchester Airport welcomed its first commercial Airbus A350 service with the arrival of Singapore Airlines flight SQ52 on January 17. The aircraft has been introduced on the Star Alliance carrier’s services from the North West Airport to Singapore and Houston.  Singapore

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Another A350 for Sichuan Airlines

Sichuan Airlines has firmed up a deal to acquire an Airbus A350-900 from Air Lease Corporation (ALC).  The widebody jet, which is due for delivery in the first quarter of 2019, will be drawn from the US lessor’s existing order

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