The first Airbus A350 XWB aircraft for Thai Airways International (THAI) is on schedule for final assembly (FAL) in October, the Toulouse-based manufacturer said. First delivery is expected for mid-2016. THAI will acquire a total of 12 A350 XWB aircraft, with four on direct order and eight on lease. The aircraft will be used on long-haul services to Europe and in Asia. The “forward fuselage” was manufactured and assembled by Premium Aerotec in Augsburg, Germany, and delivered ...

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