Cathay Pacific A350-1000 B-LXE Delivered.

Airbus A350-1041 MSN225, Cathay Pacific B-LXE, was delivered Toulouse – Hong Kong early this evening as CX3510. The aircraft is in 46J/32W/256Y configuration and wears standard Cathay Pacific livery. This is the fifth A350-1000 for the airline.

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 morning operating yesterday’s delayed DL158 Seoul Incheon – Detroit as DL9856.

Delta A350-900 N510DN Seoul Incheon Technical Issue.

Airbus A350-941 MSN204, Delta N510DN, arrived into Seoul Incheon this morning as DL27 from Atlanta (depart Atlanta 28th October), however its return to the US as DL158 Seoul Incheon – Detroit has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Thai Airways A350-900 HS-THC Returns from Melbourne.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN050, Thai Airways HS-THC, departed Melbourne in the early hours of this morning operating yesterday’s delayed TG642 Melbourne – Bangkok as TG642D.

Thai Airways A350-900 HS-THC Melbourne Technical Issue.

Airbus A350-941 MSN050, Thai Airways HS-THC, preparing to operate TG462 Melbourne – Doha returned to the stand at Melbourne in the early hours of this morning due to a technical issue. The flight has been delayed overnight.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-AMG Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN207, Qatar Airways A7-AMG, was delivered Toulouse – Doha in the early hours of this morning as QR3352. The aircraft is in 36J/247Y Qsuites configuration and wears Large Logo/Medium Oryx livery. This is the 29th A350-900 delivered to the airline.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRO Taipei Taoyuan Technical Issue.

Airbus A350-941 MSN093. Cathay Pacific B-LRO, operated the Osaka Kansai – Taipei Taoyuan sector of CX565 Osaka Kansai – Taipei Taoyuan – Hong Kong this morning, however it was unable to operate the onward sector to Hong Kong due to a technical issue. The sector was subsequently operated with a six hour delay by a Boeing 777-300.

Sichuan Airlines A350-900 B-304U Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN052, Sichuan Airlines B-304U, was delivered Toulouse – Singapore this afternoon as 3U310. The aircraft is currently in all white livery with small Sichuan Airlines titles and logo. It is in 28J/303Y configuration and is the second A350-900 for the airline.

Sichuan Airlines A350-900 B-301D Zhuhai Jinwan Training Mission.

Airbus A350-941 MSN060, Sichuan Airlines B-301D, positioned Chengdu Shuangliu – Zhuhai Jinwan early this morning as 3U115 then spent the day operating numerous training circuits from Zhuhai Jinwan as 3U301D. After midnight the aircraft positioned  Zhuhai Jinwan – Chengdu Shuangliu as 3U116.

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

Airbus A350-941ULR MSN232, Singapore Airlines 9V-SGD, was delivered Toulouse – Singapore this evening as SQ8895. The aircraft is in 67J/94W configuration and wears standard Singapore Airlines livery. This is the fourth A350-900ULR for the airline and brings the total Singapore Airlines A350-900 fleet up to 25 aircraft.

Air China A350-900 B-1083 Dongsheng Training Mission.

Airbus A350-900 MSN217, Air China B-1083, positioned Beijing Capital – Dongsheng as CA85 early this morning in order to operate training circuits. The aircraft then positioned Dongsheng – Beijing Capital as CA86.

China Airlines A350-900 B-18918 Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN239, China Airlines B-18918, was delivered Toulouse – Taipei Taoyuan this evening as CI1710. The aircraft is in 32J/31W/242Y configuration and wears a special China Airlines/Airbus Carbon livery. This brings the China Airlines A350-900 fleet up to fourteen aircraft and completes China Airlines’ A350 order.

Delta A350-900 N507DN Positioning Flight.

Airbus A350-941 MSN182, Delta N507DN, positioned Atlanta – Detroit as DL9946 early this morning in order to operate DL275 Detroit – Tokyo Narita.

Air China A350-900 B-1081 Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN240, Air China B-1081, was delivered Toulouse – Tianjin Binhai this afternoon as CA80. The aircraft is in 32J/24W/256Y configuration and wears standard Air China livery. This brings the Air China A350-900 fleet up to four aircraft.

Hainan Airlines A350-900 B-1070 Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN122, Hainan Airlines B-1070, was delivered Toulouse – Haikou Meilan this afternoon as HU1070. The aircraft is in 33J/301Y configuration and currently wears standard Beijing Capital Airlines livery. This is the second A350-900 for the airline.

Cathay Pacific A350-1000 B-LXB Positioning Flight.

Airbus A350-1041 MSN169, Cathay Pacific B-LXB, arrived into Taipei Taoyuan in the early hours of this morning as CX408 from Hong Kong (depart Hong Kong 16th October), then positioned Taipei Taoyuan – Hong Kong as CX3491.

Iberia A350-900 EC-MYX Returns to Service.

Following its technical return to Madrid on 6th October, Airbus A350-941 MSN227, Iberia EC-MYX, returned to service this afternoon operating IB6253 Madrid – New York JFK.

Iberia A350-900 EC-MYX Madrid Test Flight.

Following its technical return to Madrid on 6th October, Airbus A350-941 MSN227, Iberia EC-MYX, operated a Madrid – Madrid test flight this morning as IB21.

Air China A350-900 B-1086 Operates Beijing – Milan Malpensa A350 Inaugural.

Air China switched operation of the CA949/CA950 Beijing Capital – Milan Malpensa operation from A330-200 to A350-900 operation today with Airbus A350-941 MSN167, Air China B-1086 operating the inaugural A350 services. These were the first international A350-900 services operated by Air China.

Singapore Airlines A350-900ULR 9V-SGB Enters Service.

Airbus A350-941ULR MSN223, Singapore Airlines 9V-SGB, entered service late tonight operating the new SQ22 Singapore – Newark route, which re-takes the crown as the longest scheduled air service in the world. The route was previously operated until November 2013 by Airbus A340-500 equipment.

Iberia A350-900 EC-MYX Madrid Test Flight.

Following its technical return to Madrid on 6th October, Airbus A350-941 MSN227, Iberia EC-MYX, operated a Madrid – Madrid test flight this morning as IB11.

Philippine Airlines A350-900 RP-C3506 Delivered.

Airbus A350-941 MSN243, Philippine Airlines RP-C3506, was delivered Toulouse – Manila this evening as PR5003. The aircraft is in 30J/24W/241Y configuration and wears standard Philippine Airlines livery. This is the fourth A350-900 for the airline.

French Bee A350-900 F-HREV Training Flights.

Airbus A350-941 MSN193, French Bee F-HREV, operated the following training flights commencing late this morning:

BF920 Paris Orly – Toulouse
BF921 Toulouse – Chateauroux
BF922 Chateauroux – Toulouse
BF923 Toulouse – Paris Orly.

Delta A350-900 N510DN DL583 Detroit Medical Return.

Airbus A350-941 MSN204, Delta N510DN, operating DL583 Detroit – Shanghai Pudong was around 90 minutes into the flight this evening then the aircraft turned back to Detroit due to a medical emergency. The flight was subsequently delayed overnight.

Iberia A350-900 EC-MYX IB6253 Madrid Technical Return.

Airbus A350-941 MSN227, Iberia EC-MYX, operating IB6253 Madrid – New York JFK was at 33,000ft to the west of Porto this afternoon when it turned back to Madrid for a safe landing due to a technical issue. The flight was subsequently operated by an A340-600.

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

Airbus A350-941ULR MSN230, Singapore Airlines 9V-SGC, was delivered Toulouse – Singapore late tonight as SQ8895. The aircraft is in 67J/94W configuration and wears standard Singapore Airlines livery. This is the third A350-900ULR for the airline and brings the total Singapore Airlines A350-900 fleet up to 24 aircraft.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRE Returns from Melbourne.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN039, Cathay Pacific B-LRE, departed Melbourne this evening operating yesterday’s delayed CX104 Melbourne – Hong Kong as CX104D.

Thai Airways A350-900 HS-THF Tokyo Haneda Technical Issue.

Airbus A350-941 MSN123, Thai Airways HS-THF, arrived into Tokyo Haneda yesterday evening as TG660 from Bangkok, however its scheduled return to Bangkok as TG661 in the early hours of this morning was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Cathay Pacific A350-1000 B-LXD Delivered.

Airbus A350-1041 MSN206, Cathay Pacific B-LXD, was delivered Toulouse – Hong Kong early this evening as CX3510. The aircraft is in 46J/32W/256Y configuration and wears standard Cathay Pacific livery. This is the fourth A350-1000 for the airline.