Qatar Airways A350-1000 A7-ANB Delivered.

Airbus A350-1041 MSN102, Qatar Airways A7-ANB, was delivered Toulouse – Doha this morning as QR3350. The aircraft is in 46J/281Y configuration with QSuites and wears Large Logo/Medium Oryx livery. This is the second A350-1000 for the airline.

Iberia A350-900 EC-MXV Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN219, Iberia EC-MXV, was delivered Toulouse – Madrid as IB350 this afternoon. This is the first A350-900 for the airline and the first A350-900 to feature a new wing twist and sharklets and the capability for an increased 280 tonne maximum take off weight. The aircraft is in 31J/24W/298Y configuration, wears standard Iberia livery and is named Placido Domingo.

Malaysia Airlines A350-900 9M-MAB London Heathrow Flight Switch.

Airbus A350-941 MSN159, Malaysia Airlines 9M-MAB, arrived into London Heathrow early this morning as MH2 from Kuala Lumpur (depart Kuala Lumpur 24th June) then turned around to operate last night’s delayed MH1 London Heathrow – Kuala Lumpur as MH1D.

Lufthansa A350-900 D-AIXK Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN212, Lufthansa D-AIXK, was delivered Toulouse – Munich this morning as LH9885. The aircraft is in 48J/21W/224Y configuration, is named Karlsruhe and is the third to wear Lufthansa 2017 livery. This brings the Lufthansa A350-900 fleet up to eleven aircraft.

French Bee A350-900 F-HREV Overnight San Francisco Delay.

Airbus A350-941 MSN193, French Blue F-HREV, operated the Paris Orly – San Francisco sector of BF710 Paris Orly – San Francisco – Papeete this evening, however the onward sector to Papeete has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or a crew issue.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALW Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN114, Qatar Airways A7-ALW, was delivered Toulouse – Doha this afternoon as QR3350. The aircraft is in 36J/247Y Qsuites configuration and wears Large Logo/Medium Oryx livery. This is the 24th A350-900 delivered to the airline.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALA Beirut Technical Issue.

Airbus A350-941 MSN006, Qatar Airways A7-ALA, arrived into Beirut in the early hours of this morning as QR418 from Doha, however the return QR419 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to positioned Beirut – Doha early this evening as QR3272.

Cathay Pacific A350-1000 B-LXA Delivered.

Airbus A350-1041 MSN118, Cathay Pacific B-LXA, was delivered Toulouse – Hong Kong this afternoon as CX3510. The aircraft is in 46J/32W/256Y configuration and wears standard Cathay Pacific livery. This is the first A350-1000 for the airline.

Delta A350-900 N510DN Positions for Service Entry.

Airbus A350-941 MSN204, Delta N510DN, which has been undergoing pre-service entry maintenance at Atlanta since 25th May, positioned Atlanta – Detroit this morning as DL9934 then entered service this afternoon operating DL275 Detroit – Tokyo Narita.

Delta A350-900 N511DN Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN210, Delta N511DN, was delivered Toulouse – Atlanta early this afternoon as DL9935. The aircraft is in 32J/48W/226Y configuration and wears standard Delta livery. This brings the Delta A350-900 fleet up to eleven aircraft.

China Airlines A350-900 B-18917 Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN208, China Airlines B-18917, was delivered Toulouse – Taipei Taoyuan this afternoon as CI1710. The aircraft is in 32J/31W/242Y configuration and wears standard China Airlines livery. This brings the China Airlines A350-900 fleet up to thirteen aircraft.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRB Returns from Brussels.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN032, Cathay Pacific B-LRB, departed Brussels this evening operating yesterday’s delayed CX338 Brussels – Hong Kong as CX338D.

Vietnam Airlines A350-900 VN-A896 Operates Domestic Extra and Da Nang Rotation.

Airbus A350-941 MSN192, Vietnam Airlines VN-A896, operated an additional Ho Chi Minh City – Hanoi sector early this morning as VN7208. After operating regular services on this route during the morning the aircraft operated the VN136/VN141 Ho Chi Minh City – Da Nang rotation this afternoon in place of the usual Airbus A321.

LATAM Airlines Brasil A350-900 PR-XTC JJ8095 Rio de Janeiro Diversion.

Airbus A350-941 MSN035, LATAM Airlines Brasil PR-XTC, operating JJ8095 Miami – Sao Paulo Guarulhos diverted to Rio de Janeiro this evening due to weather at Sao Paulo Guarulhos. The aircraft was able to position Rio de Janeiro – Sao Paulo Guarulhos after midnight as JJ9104.

China Airlines A350-900 B-18905 Returns from Rome Fiumicino.

Following its technical return to Rome Fiumicino on 5th June, Airbus A350-941 MSN073,  China Airlines B-18905, departed Rome Fiumicino late this afternoon operating the delayed CI76 Rome Fiumicino – Taipei Taoyuan of 5th June.

China Airlines A350-900 B-18905 CI76 Rome Fiumicino Technical Return.

Airbus A350-941 MSN073,  China Airlines B-18905, operating CI76 Rome Fiumicino – Taipei Taoyuan stopped the climb at 10,000 ft this evening due to a technical issue, entered a hold to work checklists then returned to Rome Fiumicino for a safe landing. Passengers have been accommodated overnight.

Vietnam Airlines A350-900 VN-A894 Returns from Tokyo Haneda.

Airbus A350-941 MSN150, Vietnam Airlines VN-A894, which has been at Tokyo Haneda since 29th May, operated Tokyo Haneda – Hanoi as VN1 early this afternoon carrying Vietnamese State President Tran Dai Quang after an official visit to Japan. The aircraft then returned to service operating VN257 Hanoi – Ho Chi Minh City.

Thai Airways A350-900 HS-THM Returns from Brussels.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN189, Thai Airways HS-THM, departed Brussels this evening operating yesterday’s delayed TG935 Brussels – Bangkok as TG935D.

Delta A350-900 N505DN Returns from Amsterdam.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN164, Delta N505DN, departed Amsterdam this afternoon operating DL137 Amsterdam – Detroit.

LATAM Airlines Brasil A350-900 PR-XTH Positions for Service Entry.

Airbus A350-941 MSN200, LATAM Airlines Brasil PR-XTH, which has been under pre-service entry maintenance at Belo Horizonte since 1st May, positioned Belo Horizonte – Sao Paulo Guarulhos as JJ9441 early this afternoon and is ready for service entry.

Lufthansa A350-900 D-AIXJ Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN209, Lufthansa D-AIXJ, was delivered Toulouse – Munich this morning as LH9851. The aircraft is in 48J/21W/224Y configuration, is named Erfurt and is the second to wear Lufthansa 2017 livery. This brings the Lufthansa A350-900 fleet up to ten aircraft.

Thai Airways A350-900 HS-THB Operates Bangkok – Nagoya Rotation.

Airbus A350-941 MSN044, Thai Airways HS-THB, operated the TG644/TG645 Bangkok – Nagoya Chubu Centrair rotation in the early hours of this morning. This was previously a Boeing 777-300ER rotation but will now see a mix of A350-900s and Boeing 777-300ERs.