A350-1000 certified by EASA and FAA, ready for delivery

    Airbus received (21-Nov-2017) type certification for the A350-1000 from EASA and the US FAA and announced the aircraft is ready for delivery to launch customer Qatar Airways before the end of 2017. 11 customers ordered a total of 169 A350-1000s, with QatarAirways holding 37 firm orders as well as 39 A350-900 orders. Combined A350-1000 and A350-900 orders were 858 from 45 customers as of 31-Oct-2017. [more – original PR]