China Southern Airlines has taken delivery of
the first of 20 A350-900s.
In addition to Boeing aircraft, the Guangzhou-based carrier operates an Airbus
fleet of 335 aircraft, including 282 A320 Family aircraft, 48 A330
Family aircraft and five A380 aircraft.
China Southernís A350-900 aircraft features a three-class cabin layout of 314 seats: 28 business, 24
premium economy and 262 economy class.
The airline will initially
operate the new aircraft on its domestic routes from Guangzhou to
Shanghai and Beijing, followed by flights to international
China Southern Airlines,