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Cathay Pacific’s first Airbus A350-1000 has successfully completed the first test flight from Airbus’s Toulouse plant in France. The Cathay pacific will be taking delivery of 20 A350-1000s powered by Rolls-Royce Trent XWB from 2018 onwards.
The first A350-1000 is scheduled to begin in June flying between Hong Kong to Sydney and later on its new longest route of 7,095nm/13,126km to Washington DC from September 2018.
The Airline said to be taking delivery of 79 new Airbus and Boeing aircraft between now and 2024