French Caribbean carrier Air Caraïbes has taken delivery of its first Airbus A350-900, making it the first French airline to operate the type. The aircraft, on lease from Netherlands-based AerCap, is scheduled to make its first commercial flight to Pointe-à-Pitre and Fort-de-France March 2. Air Caraïbes plans to operate its A350 XWB alongside the A330s it already has in service on Paris-French Caribbean routes. Air Caraibes is headquartered in Guadeloupe and has its main ...

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