China Eastern Airlines first A350 performs maiden flight

    Airbus announced (31-Oct-2018) China Eastern Airlines‘ first A350 aircraft operated its maiden flight and has entered the final phase of production, ground checks and test flights before being prepared for delivery shortly. China Eastern has 20 A350-900s on order. The carrier currently operates an Airbus fleet of 363 aircraft, including 305 A320 family aircraft and 58 A330 family aircraft.