Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRV Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN154, Cathay Pacific B-LRV, was delivered Toulouse – Hong Kong as CX3510 this afternoon. The aircraft is in 38J/28W/214Y configuration and wears standard Cathay Pacific livery. This brings the Cathay Pacific A350-900 fleet up to 21 aircraft.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRU Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN148, Cathay Pacific B-LRU, was delivered Toulouse – Hong Kong as CX3510 today. The aircraft is in standard Cathay Pacific livery and 38J/28W/214Y configuration. This brings the Cathay Pacific A350-900 fleet up to twenty aircraft.

Sichuan Airlines A350-900 B- First Flight.

Airbus A350-941 MSN060, Sichuan Airlines B-xxxx, made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WZFK. This aircraft was originally intended to go to Sri Lankan Airlines.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALO Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN063, Qatar Airways A7-ALO, was delivered Toulouse – Doha this evening as QR3359. The aircraft is in 36J/247Y configuration and Large Logo/Medium Oryx livery and is the eighteenth A350-900 delivered to the airline.

Lufthansa A350-900 D-AIXC Returns from Boston.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 23rd October, Airbus A350-941 MSN087, Lufthansa D-AIXC, positioned Boston – Munich in the early hours of this morning as LH9827.

Ethiopian Airlines A350-900 ET-AUC Delivered and Enters Service.

Airbus A350-941 MSN147, Ethiopian Airlines ET-AUC, was delivered Toulouse – Addis Ababa in the early hours of this morning as ET9201. The aircraft is in standard Ethiopian Airlines livery, is named Abyssinia and is in 30J/313Y configuration. This brings the Ethiopian Airlines A350-900 fleet up to six aircraft. The aircraft entered service late tonight operating EY406 Addis Ababa – Beirut.

Air Mauritius A350-900 3B-NBP Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN145, Air Mauritius 3B-NBP, was delivered Toulouse – Port Louis in the early hours of this morning as MK7. The aircraft is in 28J/298Y configuration and wears standard Air Mauritius livery with 50 years decals on the rear fuselage. This is the first A350-900 for Air Mauritius and is named “Le Morne Brabant”.

Finnair A350-900 OH-LWE AY73 Helsinki Technical Return.

Airbus A350-941 MSN023, Finnair OH-LWE, operating AY73 Helsinki – Tokyo Narita was 90 minutes into the flight at 37,000 ft over Russian airspace this afternoon when it turned back to Helsinki for a safe landing due to a technical issue. The flight was subsequently cancelled.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALS Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN083, Qatar Airways A7-ALS, was delivered Toulouse – Doha this evening as QR3359. The aircraft is in 36J/247Y configuration and Large Logo/Medium Oryx livery and is the seventeenth A350-900 delivered to the airline.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALQ Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN076, Qatar Airways A7-ALQ, was delivered Toulouse – Doha this evening as QR3350. The aircraft is in 36J/247Y configuration and Large Logo/Medium Oryx livery and is the sixteenth A350-900 delivered to the airline.

Vietnam Airlines A350-900 VN-A893 Positioning Flight.

Airbus A350-941 MSN129, Vietnam Airlines VN-A893, positioned Hanoi – Ho Chi Minh City as VN7269 this evening after arriving as VN385 from Tokyo Haneda. The aircraft then operated VN408 Ho Chi Minh City – Seoul Incheon.

Delta A350-900 N502DN Continues Test Flights.

Airbus A350-941 MSN135, Delta N502DN, operated the following test flights today:

DL9976 Atlanta – Pittsburgh
DL9977 Pittsburgh – Detroit
DL9978 Detroit – Huntsville
DL9979 Huntsville – Atlanta.

Delta A350-900 N502DN Continues Test Flights.

Airbus A350-941 MSN135, Delta N502DN, operated the following test flights today:

DL9976 Atlanta – Pittsburgh
DL9977 Pittsburgh – Detroit
DL9978 Detroit – Indianapolis
DL9979 Indianapolis – Atlanta.

Finnair A350-900 OH-LWH Helsinki Test Flight and Return to Service.

Following its technical return to Helsinki early on 29th September, Airbus A350-941 MSN097, Finnair OH-LWH, undertook a one hour Helsinki – Helsinki test flight as AY8951 this evening including a missed approach procedure at Turku. Late at night the aircraft returned to service operating AY69 Helsinki – Hong Kong.

Delta A350-900 N502DN Continues Test Flights.

Airbus A350-941 MSN135, Delta N502DN, operated the following test flights today:

DL9976 Atlanta – Pittsburgh
DL9977 Pittsburgh – Detroit
DL9978 Detroit – Indianapolis
DL9979 Indianapolis – Atlanta.

Delta A350-900 N502DN Continues Test Flights.

Airbus A350-941 MSN135, Delta N502DN, operated the following test flights today:

DL9976 Atlanta – Pittsburgh
DL9977 Pittsburgh – Detroit
DL9978 Detroit – Indianapolis
DL9979 Indianapolis – Atlanta.

 

Delta A350-900 N501DN Continues Test Flights.

Airbus A350-941 MSN115, Delta N501DN, operated the following test flights today:

DL9976 Detroit – Huntsville
DL9977 Huntsville – Detroit
DL9978 Detroit – Huntsville
DL9979 Huntsville – Atlanta.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALD Takes Over QR703

Following the earlier technical return of QR703 Doha – New York JFK to Doha, the flight was subsequently operated this morning by Airbus A350-941 MSN010, Qatar Airways A7-ALD.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALN QR703 Doha Technical Return.

Airbus A350-941 MSN047, Qatar Airways A7-ALN, operating QR703 Doha – New York JFK was approaching Baku at 36,000 ft in the early hours of this morning when it turned back to Doha for a safe landing following a technical issue.