Hong Kong Airlines A350-900 B-LGE Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN235, Hong Kong Airlines B-LGE, was delivered Toulouse – Hong Kong as HX3508 this evening. The aircraft is in 33J/301Y and wears standard Hong Kong Airlines livery. This is the fifth A350-900 for the airline.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRA Taipei Taoyuan Cancellation and Positioning Flight.

Airbus A350-941 MSN029 Cathay Pacific B-LRA, operated the Osaka Kansai – Taipei Taoyuan sector of CX565 Osaka Kansai – Taipei Taoyuan – Hong Kong with a four hour delay this evening then positioned Taipei Taoyuan – Hong Kong late at night as CX3491. The Taipei Taoyuan – Hong Kong sector of CX565 was operated with a 90 minute delay by a Boeing 777-200.

Cathay Pacific A350-1000 B-LXB Delivered.

Airbus A350-1041 MSN169, Cathay Pacific B-LXB, 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 third A350-1000 for the airline.

Air China A350-900 B-1085 Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN178, Air China B-1085, was delivered Toulouse – Tianjin Binhai this afternoon as CA80. The aircraft is in 32J/24W/256Y configuration and wears standard Air China livery. This is the second A350-900 for Air China.

Finnair A350-900 OH-LWB Returns from Shanghai Pudong.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN019, Finnair OH-LWB, departed Shanghai Pudong this morning operating yesterday’s delayed AY88 Shanghai Pudong – Helsinki as AY88D.

Delta A350-900 N510DN Returns from Seoul Incheon.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN204, Delta N510DN, departed Seoul Incheon this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed DL26 Seoul Incheon – Atlanta as DL26A.

Thai Airways A350-900 HS-THE Returns from Osaka Kansai.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN111, Thai Airways HS-THE, departed Osaka Kansai early this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed TG673 Osaka Kansai – Bangkok as TG6738.

Finnair A350-900 OH-LWB Shanghai Pudong Technical Issue.

Airbus A350-941 MSN019, Finnair OH-LWB, arrived into Shanghai Pudong early this morning as AY87 from Helsinki (depart Helsinki 27th August), however the return AY88 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Delta A350-900 N510DN Seoul Incheon Technical Issue.

Airbus A350-941 MSN204, Delta N510DN, arrived into Seoul Incheon as DL159 from Detroit this afternoon (depart Detroit 26th August), however its scheduled return to the USA as DL26 Seoul Incheon – Atlanta has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Hong Kong Airlines B-LGB HX238 Shanghai Pudong Diversion.

Airbus A350-941 MSN153, Hong Kong Airlines B-LGB, operating HX238 Hong Kong – Shanghai Hongqiao (depart Hong Kong 24th August) with an eight hour delay diverted to Shanghai Pudong in the early hours of this morning having missed curfew at Shanghai Hongqiao. After 0600 the aircraft continued Shanghai Pudong – Shanghai Hongqiao then operated yesterday’s delayed HX239 Shanghai Hongqiao – Hong Kong as HX239D.

Delta A350-900 N506DN DL27 Minneapolis-St Paul Technical Diversion.

Airbus A350-941 MSN175, Delta N506DN, operating DL27 Atlanta – Seoul Incheon had just crossed the Canadian border approaching Regina in the early hours of this morning when it turned back to Minneapolis-St Paul due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to depart again late in the afternoon, routing Minneapolis-St Paul – Seoul Incheon as DL9927.

China Airlines A350-900 B-18917 Returns from Houston.

Airbus A350-941 MSN208, China Airlines B-18917, operated Houston – Taipei Taoyuan as CI1587 this evening carrying President Tsai following official visits to Paraguay and Belize and a stopover in the USA.

LATAM Airlines Brasil A350-900 PR-XTH New York JFK Flight Switch.

Airbus A350-941 MSN200, LATAM Airlines Brasil PR-XTH, arrived into New York JFK this morning as JJ8080 from Sao Paulo Guarulhos (depart Sao Paulo Guarulhos 18th August), then returned to Sao Paulo this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed JJ8081 New York JFK – Sao Paulo Guarulhos as JJ9481.

LATAM Airlines Brasil A350-900 PR-XTD New York JFK Technical Issue.

Airbus A350-941 MSN045, LATAM Airlines Brasil PR-XTD, arrived into New York JFK this morning as JJ8080 from Sao Paulo Guarulhos (depart Sao Paulo Guarulhos 17th August), however tonight’s return JJ8081 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Air Caraibes A350-900 F-HHAV Returns from Fort-de-France.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN082, Air Caraibes F-HHAV, departed Fort-de-France this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed TX511 Fort-de-France – Paris Orly as TX5611.

Hong Kong Airlines A350-900 B-LGC Returns from Los Angeles.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN168, Hong Kong Airlines B-LGC, departed Los Angeles in the early hours of this morning operating yesterday’s delayed HX69 Los Angeles – Hong Kong as HX69D.

Philippine Airlines A350-900 RP-C3503 Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN228, Philippine Airlines RP-C3503, was delivered Toulouse – Manila late this afternoon as PR5003. The aircraft is in 30J/24W/241Y configuration and wears standard Philippine Airlines livery. This is the second A350-900 for the airline.

Thai Airways A350-900 HS-THN Returns from Tokyo Narita.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN201, Thai Airways HS-THN, departed Tokyo Narita early this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed TG643 Tokyo Narita – Bangkok as TG6439.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 Returns from Melbourne.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN075, Cathay Pacific B-LRM, departed Melbourne this evening operating yesterday’s delayed CX104 Melbourne – Hong Kong as CX104D.

Air China A350-900 B-1086 Dongsheng Training Flights.

Airbus A350-900 MSN167, Air China B-1086, positioned Beijing Capital – Dongsheng as CA85 early this morning in order to operate training circuits as CA87. The aircraft then positioned Dongsheng – Beijing Capital as CA86.

Air China A350-900 B-1086 Dongsheng Training Flights.

Airbus A350-900 MSN167, Air China B-1086, positioned Beijing Capital – Dongsheng as CA85 this morning in order to operate training circuits as CA87. The aircraft then positioned Dongsheng – Beijing Capital as CA86.

Vietnam Airlines A350-900 VN-A894 Operates Da Nang Services.

Airbus A350-941 MSN150, Vietnam Airlines VN-A894, operated VN112 Ho Chi Minh City – Da Nang this morning then operated the VN318/VN319 Da Nang – Tokyo Narita rotation with an eleven hour delay. Late at night the aircraft operated VN7147 Da Nang – Ho Chi Minh City. All services were operated in place of the usual Airbus A321.

Sichuan Airlines A350-900 B-301D Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN060, Sichuan Airlines B-301D, was delivered Toulouse – Chengdu Shuangliu this afternoon as 3U301D. The aircraft is in 28J/303Y configuration and wears a special Panda livery. This is the first A350-900 for the airline.

Air China A350-900 B-1086 Delivered.

Airbus A350-900 MSN167, Air China B-1086, was delivered Toulouse – Beijing Capital this afternoon as CA80. The aircraft is in 32J/24W/256Y configuration and wears standard Air China livery. This is the first A350-900 for the airline.

Air Mauritius A350-900 3B-NBP Returns from Paris CDG.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN145, Air Mauritius 3B-NBP, departed Paris CDG early this evening operating yesterday’s delayed MK45 Paris CDG – Port Louis as MK3045.

Air Mauritius A350-900 3B-NBP Paris CDG Technical Issue.

Airbus A350-941 MSN145, Air Mauritius 3B-NBP, arrived into Paris CDG this morning as MK34 from Port Louis (depart Port Louis 5th August), however this afternoon’s return MK45 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

China Airlines A350-900 B-18901 Returns from Vancouver.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN049, China Airlines B-18901, departed Vancouver in the early hours of this morning operating yesterday’s delayed CI31 Vancouver – Taipei Taoyuan as CI31D.

China Airlines A350-900 B-18901 Vancouver Technical Issue.

Airbus A350-941 MSN049, China Airlines B-18901, arrived into Vancouver as CI32 from Taipei Taoyuan yesterday evening, however its scheduled return to Taipei as CI31 in the early hours of this morning has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Cathay Pacific A350-1000 B-LXC Operates Hong Kong – Manila Rotation.

Airbus A350-1041 MSN188, Cathay Pacific B-LXC, operated CX939 Hong Kong – Manila late this evening in place of the usual Boeing 777-200/300/300ER this evening and will overnight at Manila before operating the return CX908 tomorrow morning. This rotation will switch to A330-300 operation from tomorrow.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRX Returns from Dublin.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 28th July, Airbus A350-941 MSN155, Cathay Pacific B-LRX, operated Dublin – Hong Kong late tonight as CX306D. This appears to have operated as a cargo flight only.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRV Takes Over CX171.

Following the earlier technical return of CX171 Perth – Hong Kong to Perth, the delayed flight was subsequently operated late tonight by Airbus A350-941 MSN154, Cathay Pacific B-LRV.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRJ Positioning Flight.

Airbus A350-941 MSN061, Cathay Pacific B-LRJ, operated CX468 Hong Kong – Taipei Taoyuan this evening, however instead of overnighting at Taipei Taoyuan as is usual, the aircraft positioned back to Hong Kong as CX3491.