TravelNewsAsia.com
Tue, 4 Dec 2018

World’s Second Largest Airbus Operator Takes Delivery of First A350-900

China Eastern Airlines has taken delivery of its first A350-900.

 The Shanghai-based carrier now operates an Airbus fleet of 356 aircraft, including 306 A320 Family aircraft and 50 A330 Family aircraft (figures at the end of October 2018).

China Eastern A350-900. Click to enlarge.

 China Eastern is the largest Airbus operator in Asia and second largest in the world.

China Eastern’s A350-900 aircraft features a four-class cabin layout of 288 seats: 4 in First Class, 36 in Business, 32 Premium Economy and 216 Economy Class seats.

The airline will initially operate the new aircraft on its domestic routes, followed by flights to international destinations.

The A350-900 and the A350-1000, and derivatives, are the longest-range airliners in operation, with a range capability of up to 9,700nm.

Latest videos and podcasts: Air Astana CEO Press Conf. Russian Helicopters CEO Press Conf., Four Seasons Hotel KL, Luxury Yachts - Simpson Marine, Sailing in Thailand - Ocean Marina, Disabled Sailing Thailand, Sky Marine Group Thailand, Compass Edge Finland, Korean Air, Korean Food and Soju, Asia Pacific Aviation Industry Update, Crowne Plaza Changi Airport Singapore, What is a Moxy Hotel?, Plastic, Climate Change and Sustainable Tourism, JW Marriott Phuket, Sustainable Hotels - Crowne Plaza Changi Airport, Saving Boracay Island, Philippines, Sustaining Tourism, Sustainable Hotels - JW Marriott Phuket, Diving in Phuket, Anthony Lark Explains PHIST, Raya Heritage Resort, Chiang Mai, Pattana Golf Club & Resort, Sriracha, airBaltic A220-300, Jake Needham, Dell Precision 7730 Mobile Workstation and Dusit Thani Bangkok - Is It Really Going to Close?.

See latest HD Video Interviews, Podcasts and other news regarding: China Eastern, A350, Airbus, Toulouse.

Subscribe to our Latest Travel News Daily Email Free of Charge by simply entering your email address to the right. You can also stay updated with our RSS Feed Free Travel News RSS Feed and even add the travel news to your website. Have questions? Please read our travel news FAQ.
     
Latest Travel News
Advertising
Advertising
Copyright © 1997-2018 TravelNewsAsia.com