Airbus will take an A350 XWB test aircraft on an 11-day tour of China Oct. 29 through Nov. 8, the manufacturer said Oct. 13. The A350-900 test aircraft will visit airports in Haikou, Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Chengdu, and will also perform flight displays at the Zhuhai Airshow. The aircraft is one of five A350-900 test aircraft and features a fully functional cabin configuration with 42 business-class and 210 economy-class seats. Shanghai-based China Eastern Airlines ordered 20 ...

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