Airbus A350 XWB in Qatar Airways’ livery. Courtesy, Airbus Qatar Airways has altered its order for the forthcoming Airbus A350 XWB, moving to the larger models in the range. The fast-expanding Arab carrier had previously ordered 80 aircraft spread across the three-model range—20 A350-800s, 40 -900s and 20 -1000s. Qatar’s amended order comprises 43 -900s and 37 -1000s. Qatar is the latest of several airlines to change its order from the smaller -800 version to the ...

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