Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRE Returns from Paris CDG.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday Airbus A350-941 MSN039, Cathay Pacific B-LRE, departed Paris CDG this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed CX278 Paris CDG – Hong Kong as CX278D.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRN Positioning Flight.

Airbus A350-941 MSN085, Cathay Pacific B-LRN, operated the Hong Kong – Taipei Taoyuan sector of CX564 Hong Kong – Taipei Taoyuan – Osaka Kansai this morning then positioned Taipei Taoyuan – Hong Kong as CX3501.

Hainan Airlines A350-900 B-1069 Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN098, Hainan Airlines B-1069, was delivered Toulouse – Haikou Meilan as HU1069 this afternoon. The aircraft is in 33J/301Y configuration and currently wears Beijing Capital Airlines livery. It is the first A350-900 for Hainan Airlines.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-AMF Delivered.

Airbus 350-941 MSN172, Qatar Airways A7-AMF, 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 28th A350-900 delivered to the airline.

Qatar Airways A350-1000 A7-AND Delivered.

Airbus A350-1041 MSN125, Qatar Airways A7-AND, was delivered Toulouse – Doha late tonight as QR3350. The aircraft is in 46J/281Y configuration with QSuites and wears Large Logo/Medium Oryx livery. This is the fourth A350-1000 for the airline.

Singapore Airlines A350-900ULR 9V-SGB Delivered.

Airbus A350-941ULR MSN223, Singapore Airlines 9V-SGB, was delivered Toulouse – Singapore early this evening as SQ8895. The aircraft is in 67J/94W configuration and wears standard Singapore Airlines livery. This is the second A350-900ULR for the airline and brings the total Singapore Airlines A350-900 fleet up to 23 aircraft.

Asiana Airlines A350-900 HL8079 San Francisco Flight Switch.

Airbus A350-941 MSN117, Asiana Airlines HL8079, operated OZ212 Seoul Incheon – San Francisco this evening then turned around to operate yesterday’s delayed OZ211 San Francisco – Seoul Incheon as OZ2113. This followed the A350-900 technical issue at San Francisco yesterday.

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

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN049, China Airlines B-18901, departed Jakarta this morning operating yesterday’s delayed CI762 Jakarta – Taipei Taoyuan as CI2762.

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.

Air China A350-900 B-1085 Dongsheng Training Mission.

Airbus A350-900 MSN178, Air China B-1085, 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.

Singapore Airlines A350-900 9V-SGA Delivered.

Airbus A350-941ULR MSN220, Singapore Airlines 9V-SGA, was delivered Toulouse – Singapore early this evening as SQ8895. The aircraft is in 67J/94W configuration and wears standard Singapore Airlines livery. This is the first A350-900ULR to be delivered to any airline and brings the total Singapore Airlines A350-900 fleet up to 22 aircraft.

Philippine Airlines A350-900 RP-C3503 Operates Manila – Los Angeles A350 Inaugural.

Philippine Airlines commenced A350-900 service on the Manila – Los Angeles route late this morning with Airbus A350-941 MSN228, Philippine Airlines RP-C3503, operating the PR112/PR113 rotation. This service was previously operated by A340-300s but will now be operated with a mix of A350-900 and Boeing 777-300ER equipment.

Hainan Airlines A350-900 B-1070 First Flight.

Airbus A350-941 MSN112, Hainan Airlines B-1070, made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WZGQ. This aircraft was originally allocated to Azul of Brazil and then Beijing Capital Airlines.

Singapore Airlines A350-900 9V-SMC Returns from Munich.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN031, Singapore Airlines 9V-SMC, departed Munich early this evening operating yesterday’s delayed SQ327 Munich – Singapore as SQ327D.

Delta A350-900 N506DN Returns from Beijing Capital.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN175, Delta N506DN, departed Beijing Capital this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed DL188 Beijing Capital – Detroit as DL9976.

Philippine Airlines A350-900 RP-C3504 Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN236, Philippine Airlines RP-C3504, 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 third A350-900 for the airline.

Delta A350-900 N506DN Beijing Capital Technical Issue.

Airbus A350-941 MSN175, Delta N506DN, arrived into Beijing Capital this afternoon as DL189 from Detroit (depart Detroit 16th September), however the return DL188 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Hong Kong Airlines A350-900 B-LGB Returns from Bangkok.

Airbus A350-941 MSN153, Hong Kong Airlines B-LGB, which positioned to Bangkok to avoid Typhoon Mangkhut at Hong Kong, returned to service early this morning operating yesterday’s delayed HX772 Bangkok – Hong Kong as HX772D. 

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRX Returns from Tel Aviv.

Following its overnight delay due to Typhoon Mangkhut, Airbus A350-941 MSN155, Cathay Pacific B-LRX, departed Tel Aviv this afternoon operating yesterday’s CX676 Tel Aviv – Hong Kong as CX676D.

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

Following its delay due to Typhoon Mangkhut Airbus A350-941 MSN124, Hong Kong Airlines B-LGA, departed Los Angeles in the early hours of this morning operating yesterday’s delayed HX69 Los Angeles – Hong Kong as HX6901.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRE San Francisco Typhoon Cancellation.

Airbus A350-941 MSN039, Cathay Pacific B-LRE, arrived into San Francisco yesterday afternoon as CX892 from Hong Hong, however its scheduled return to Hong Kong as CX851 in the early hours of this morning was cancelled due to Typhoon Mangkhut at Hong Kong.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRD Perth Typhoon Cancellation.

Airbus A350-941 MSN038, Cathay Pacific B-LRD, operated CX171 Hong Kong – Perth this afternoon, however tonight’s return CX170 was cancelled due to Typhoon Mangkhut being expected in Hong Kong at the time of the flight’s arrival.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRO Paris CDG Typhoon Cancellation.

Airbus A350-941 MSN093. Cathay Pacific B-LRO, arrived into Paris CDG this afternoon as CX279 from Hong Kong, however this evening’s return CX278 was cancelled due to Typhoon Mangkhut being expected in Hong Kong at the time of the flight’s arrival.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALN Returns from Adelaide.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 13th September, Airbus A350-941 MSN047, Qatar Airways A7-ALN, departed Adelaide this afternoon operating the delayed QR915 Adelaide – Doha of 13th September as QR915D.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRX Tel Aviv Typhoon Cancellation.

Airbus A350-941 MSN155, Cathay Pacific B-LRX, arrived into Tel Aviv this morning as CX675 from Hong Kong, however this afternoon’s return CX676 was cancelled due to Typhoon Mangkhut being expected to hit Hong Kong close the flight’s scheduled arrival time.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRI Brussels Typhoon Cancellation.

Airbus A350-941 MSN058, Cathay Pacific B-LRI, arrived into Brussels this morning as CX339 from Hong Kong, however this afternoon’s return CX338 was cancelled due to Typhoon Mangkhut being expected to hit Hong Kong close the flight’s scheduled arrival time.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRN London Gatwick Typhoon Cancellation.

Airbus A350-941 MSN085, Cathay Pacific B-LRN, arrived into London Gatwick this morning as CX343 from Hong Kong, however this afternoon’s return CX354 was cancelled due to Typhoon Mangkhut being expected to hit Hong Kong at the time of the flight’s scheduled arrival.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRQ Manchester Typhoon Cancellation.

Airbus A350-941 MSN109, Cathay Pacific B-LRQ, arrived into Manchester this morning as CX219 from Hong Kong, however this afternoon’s return CX216 was cancelled due to Typhoon Mangkhut being expected to hit Hong Kong around the time of the flight’s arrival.

Hong Airlines A350-900 B-LGA Los Angeles Typhoon Delay.

Airbus A350-941 MSN124, Hong Kong Airlines B-LGA, arrived into Los Angeles this morning as HX68 from Hong Kong, however the return HX69 has been delayed until early tomorrow due to Typhoon Mangkhut being due in Hong Kong.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRU Dublin Typhoon Cancellation.

Airbus A350-941 MSN148, Cathay Pacific B-LRU, arrived into Dublin this morning as CX301 from Hong Kong, however the return CX306 was cancelled due to Typhoon Mangkhut being scheduled to hit Hong Kong around the time of the flight’s arrival.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRJ Vancouver Typhoon Cancellation.

Airbus A350-941 MSN061, Cathay Pacific B-LRJ, arrived into Vancouver this morning as CX856 from Hong Kong, however the return CX855 was cancelled due to Typhoon Mangkhut being expected in Hong Kong at the time of the flight’s scheduled arrival.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRP Newark Typhoon Cancellation.

Airbus A350-941 MSN101, Cathay Pacific B-LRP, arrived into Newark late last night as CX890 from Hong Kong, however its scheduled return to Hong Kong as CX899 in the early hours of this morning was cancelled due to Typhoon Mangkhut being expected to hit Hong Kong near the flights scheduled arrival.

Malaysia Airlines A350-900 9M-MAF MH1 London Heathrow Technical Issues.

Airbus A350-941 MSN203, Malaysia Airlines 9M-MAF, operating MH1 London Heathrow – Kuala Lumpur stopped the climb at 5,000ft this evening after it was unable to retract its landing gear. The aircraft then climbed to 10,000ft to burn fuel above the English Channel before returning to London Heathrow for a safe landing.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALN Adelaide Technical Issue.

Airbus A350-941 MSN047, Qatar Airways A7-ALN, arrived into Adelaide this afternoon as QR914 from Doha (depart Doha 12th September), however the return QR915 has been delayed at least overnight due to a technical issue.

Iberia A350-900 EC-MYX IB6252 Boston Technical Diversion.

Airbus A350-941 MSN227, Iberia EC-MYX, operating IB6252 New York JFK – Madrid was at 41,000ft to the south of Nova Scotia around two hours into the flight late tonight when crew were forced to shut down an engine due to a technical issue and turned back to Boston for a safe landing.

Thai Airways A350-900 HS-THF Returns from Shanghai Pudong.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN123, Thai Airways HS-THF, departed Shanghai Pudong early this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed TG665 Shanghai Pudong – Bangkok as TG665D.

Qatar Airways A350-1000 A7-ANC Delivered.

Airbus A350-1041 MSN1041, Qatar Airways A7-ANC, was delivered Toulouse – Doha this afternoon as QR3352. The aircraft is in 46J/281Y configuration with QSuites and wears Large Logo/Medium Oryx livery. This is the third A350-1000 for the airline.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-AME Delivered.

Airbus 350-941 MSN163, Qatar Airways A7-AME, 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 27th A350-900 delivered to the airline.

French Bee A350-900 F-HREV Bordeaux Training Flights.

Airbus A350-941 MSN193, French Bee F-HREV, operated a Paris Orly – Bordeaux training rotation late this morning as BF920/BF921 and a further Paris Orly – Bordeaux sector this afternoon as BF922.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALM Returns from Edinburgh.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday Airbus A350-941 MSN042, Qatar Airways A7-ALM, departed Edinburgh this evening operating yesterday’s delayed QR30 Edinburgh – Doha as QR30D.

Lufthansa A350-900 D-AIXD Returns from Shanghai Pudong.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 5th September Airbus A350-941 MSN127, Lufthansa D-AIXD, departed Shanghai Pudong departed Shanghai Pudong in the early hours of this morning operating the delayed LH727 Shanghai Pudong – Munich of 5th September as LH727D.

Delta A350-900 N505DN Returns from Tokyo Narita.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Delta A350-900 N505DN, departed Tokyo Narita late this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed DL276 Tokyo Narita – Detroit as DL9876.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRJ Returns from Barcelona.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday Airbus A350-941 MSN061, Cathay Pacific B-LRJ, departed Barcelona this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed CX318 Barcelona – Hong Kong as CX318D.

Hainan Airlines A350-900 B-1069 First Flight.

Airbus A350-941 MSN098, Hainan Airlines B-1069, made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WZFR. This aircraft was originally intended to go to Azul in Brazil and subsequently Beijing Capital Airlines. It is currently wearing Beijing Capital Airlines livery.

Ethiopian Airlines A350-900 ET-ATQ ET684 Djibouti Diversion.

Airbus A350-941 MSN040, Ethiopian Airlines ET-ATQ, operating ET684 Addis Ababa – Shanghai Pudong (depart Addis Ababa 2nd September) diverted via Djibouti in the early hours of this morning. The diversion appears to have been medical.