Japan Airlines (JAL) has taken delivery of its
first Airbus A350, the very first aircraft produced by Airbus for
JAL has ordered 31 A350 XWB
aircraft, comprising 18 A350-900s and 13 A350-1000s.
initially operate the A350-900 on high frequency domestic routes,
while the larger A350-1000 will fly on the carrierís long haul
The first aircraft will enter service on
the airlineís Haneda - Fukuoka route at the start of September.
JALís A350-900 is configured in a three
class layout, with 12 seats in First Class, 94 in Class J and 263
in Comfort Economy.
The ferry flight of the first JAL A350-900 is
being performed with a blend of conventional and synthetic fuel,
contributing to reduced CO2 emissions.