Airbus Announces A350 XWB First Flight

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Airbus has officially announced that their newest model A350 XWB will take to the skies on its maiden flight on Friday, 14th June.

A350 XWB “MSN1” will take off from its Toulouse headquarters – Blagnac airport at around 10:00 am local time which will be witnessed by all Airbus employees based at Toulouse and many other online.

“The A350 XWB flight test teams are now carrying out the last checks on the A350 XWB “MSN1” before they give their final green light for the first flight to take place this Friday”, said Airbus.

Here is the crew of the A350 XWB maiden flight.

A350 CREW

You can catch all the action live on the below links:

www.airbus.com
www.A350xwb.com
www.youtube.com/user/airbus

 

Credits: Photos from A350XWB website

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