Vietnam Airlines A350-900 VN-A895 Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN173, Vietnam Airlines VN-A895, was delivered Toulouse – Hanoi today as VN98. The aircraft is in 28J/35W/211Y configuration and wears standard Vietnam Airlines livery. This brings the Vietnam Airlines A350-900 fleet up to ten aircraft.

Asiana Airlines A350-900 HL7579 Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN176, Asiana Airlines HL7579, was delivered Toulouse – Seoul Incheon this evening as OZ579D. The aircraft is in 28J/283Y configuration and wears standard Asiana Airlines livery. This brings the Asiana Airlines A350-900 fleet up to four aircraft.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-AMB Returns from Munich.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN064, Qatar Airways leased LATAM Airlines Brasil A7-AMB departed Munich this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed QR60 Munich – Doha as QR60D.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-AMB Munich Technical Issue.

Airbus A350-941 MSN064, Qatar Airways leased LATAM Airlines Brasil A7-AMB, operating QR59 Doha – Munich encountered hydraulic issues on approach. The aircraft stopped on the runway but was not able to taxi and was towed to the stand. The return QR60 has been delayed overnight.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALO Operates QR727 as QR727D.

Following the delays to yesterday’s QR727 Doha – Philadelphia service, this morning’s service operated by Airbus A350-941 MSN063, Qatar Airways A7-ALO, operated as QR727D to prevent there being two QR727 services in the air at the same time.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALC Takes Over QR727.

Following the earlier technical return of QR727 Doha – Philadelphia to Doha, the delayed service was subsequently operated by Airbus A350-941 MSN009, Qatar Airways A7-ALC.

Singapore Airlines A350-900 9V-SMT Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN170, Singapore Airlines 9V-SMT, was delivered Toulouse – Singapore this evening as SQ8895. The aircraft is in 42J/24W/187Y configuration and wears standard Singapore Airlines livery. This brings the Singapore Airlines A350-900 fleet up to twenty aircraft.

Malaysia Airlines A350-900 9M-MAC Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN165, Malaysia Airlines 9M-MAC, was delivered Toulouse – Kuala Lumpur this afternoon as MH5025. The aircraft is in 4F/35J/249Y configuration and wears a special “Negaraku” livery. This brings the Malaysia Airlines A350-900 fleet up to two aircraft.

Delta A350-900 N506DN Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN175, Delta N506DN, was delivered Toulouse – Atlanta this afternoon as DL9940. The aircraft is in 32J/48W/226Y configuration and wears standard Delta livery. This brings the Delta A350-900 fleet up to six aircraft.

Vietnam Airlines A350-900 VN-A890 Returns from Hanoi Mx, Diverts to Fukuoka.

Airbus A350-941 MSN056, Vietnam Airlines VN-A890, which has been under maintenance at Hanoi since 15th December, returned to service this morning operating VN384 Hanoi – Tokyo Haneda. When operating the return VN385 the aircraft diverted via Fukuoka. The diversion appears to have been medical.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALR Delivered.

Airbus 350-941 MSN078, Qatar Airways A7-ALR, was delivered Toulouse – Doha this afternoon as QR3350. The aircraft is in 36J/247Y configuration and Large Logo/Medium Oryx livery and is the twentieth A350-900 delivered to the airline.

Thai Airways A350-900 HS-THH TG465 Bangkok Technical Return.

Airbus A350-941 MSN142, Thai Airways HS-THH, operating TG465 Bangkok – Melbourne was around 15 minutes into the flight this evening and climbing through 23,000 ft when it turned back to Bangkok for a safe landing due to a technical issue.

Delta A350-900 N505DN Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN164, Delta N505DN, was delivered Toulouse – Atlanta this afternoon as DL9975. The aircraft is in 32J/48W/226Y configuration and wears standard Delta livery. This brings the Delta A350-900 fleet up to five aircraft.

LATAM Airlines Brasil A350-900 PR-XTE New York JFK Cancellation.

Airbus A350-941 MSN048, LATAM Airlines Brasil PR-XTE, arrived into New York JFK this morning as JJ8080 from Sao Paulo Guarulhos (depart 9th December), however tonight’s return JJ8081 was cancelled and the aircraft instead positioned New York JFK – Sao Paulo Guarulhos this morning as JJ9481.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRX Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN155, Cathay Pacific B-LRX, was delivered Toulouse – Hong Kong as CX3508 this afternoon. The aircraft is in 38J/24W/214Y configuration and wears standard Cathay Pacific livery. This brings the Cathay Pacific A350-900 fleet up to 22 aircraft.

Qatar Airways A350-1000 A7-ANA First Flight.

A350-1041 MSN088, Qatar Airways A7-ANA made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WZNR. This was the first flight of a production A350-1000.

Delta A350-900 N503DN Training Flights.

Airbus A350-941 MSN149, Delta N503DN, operated a Detroit – Columbus – Dayton training flight this morning as DL9978, returning this afternoon as DL9979.

Delta A350-900 N503DN Training Flights.

Airbus A350-941 MSN149, Delta N503DN, operated a Detroit – Columbus – Dayton training flight this morning as DL9978, returning this afternoon as DL9979.

Delta A350-900 N503DN Training Flights.

Airbus A350-941 MSN149, Delta N503DN, operated a Detroit – Columbus – Dayton training flight this morning as DL9978, returning this afternoon as DL9979.

Singapore Airlines A350-900 9V-SMS Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN158, Singapore Airlines 9V-SMS was delivered Toulouse – Singapore in the early hours of this morning as SQ8895. The aircraft is in 42J/24W/187Y configuration and wears standard Singapore Airlines livery. This brings the Singapore Airlines A350-900 fleet up to 19 aircraft.