A350-900 in Air France livery. Courtesy, Airbus Air France has pushed back the timeframe for finalizing its commitment for 25 firm Airbus A350 XWBs until later in 2013. It had previously indicated the order would be finalized by the end of the first quarter. In September 2011, Air France signed a tentative agreement for 50 aircraft, evenly divided between the Airbus A350 and Boeing 787. It has since finalized its Boeing order, but the A350s have not yet been confirmed. “I ...

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