Fiji Airways’ first A350 XWB has rolled out of
the Airbus paint shop in Toulouse featuring the airline’s
The aircraft, an A350-900 leased from Dubai
Aerospace Enterprises, will be the first of its type to be
operated by an airline in the South-Pacific region.
The aircraft will now proceed to the final phase
of the assembly process, with the installation of engines followed
by ground and flight tests, before delivery to Fiji Airways in Q4
The aircraft will be configured with 33 full
lie-flat Business Class and 301 Economy Class seats.
Fiji Airways will deploy the A350 on existing
long-haul services from Fiji to Australia and the U.S.