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Fri, 14 June 2019

Japan Airlines Takes Delivery of First Airbus A350

Japan Airlines (JAL) has taken delivery of its first Airbus A350, the very first aircraft produced by Airbus for JAL.

JAL has ordered 31 A350 XWB aircraft, comprising 18 A350-900s and 13 A350-1000s.

JAL will initially operate the A350-900 on high frequency domestic routes, while the larger A350-1000 will fly on the carrier’s long haul international network.

Japan Airlines Airbus A350-900. Click to enlarge.

 The first aircraft will enter service on the airline’s Haneda - Fukuoka route at the start of September.

JAL’s 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.

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