The Airbus A350-1000, the larger variant of the A350 slated to seat 366 passengers in a typical three-class configuration, will fly for the first time Nov. 24, according to an Airbus statement. The flight test aircraft, powered by Rolls Royce Trent XWB-97 engines, is scheduled to take off at 10:30 a.m. local time Nov. 24 from Toulouse-Blagnac Airport. The flight is subject to weather conditions. Qatar Airways, the launch operator for the A350-1000, is expected to receive its first of the ...

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