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Emirates Utilizes A350-900 for New Ultra-Long-Haul Routes

Emirates Airlines plans to deploy Airbus A350-900s for ultra-long-haul services to underserved markets, including potential new destinations in Latin America.


Airbus Secures 27 Orders in May, Including 20 A330-900s

Airbus recorded 27 new orders in May, with highlights including 20 A330-900s for an undisclosed customer and seven A321neo aircraft for NAC. Cancellations included nine A220s for NAC.


Cathay Pacific to Launch Direct Hong Kong-Riyadh Flights with A350

Starting October 28, 2024, Cathay Pacific will operate three weekly return flights between Hong Kong and Riyadh using Airbus A350 aircraft.

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100% SAF Reduces Contrails in Airbus A350 Tests

An in-flight study using an Airbus A350 with 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel showed significant reductions in soot emissions and contrail formation, highlighting potential climate benefits.


Qantas Plans New International Hub in Perth

Qantas Airways aims to establish a major international flight hub in Perth, anticipating a surge in global travel demand. This move positions Perth as the airline's second-largest international gateway after Sydney.


Emirates Reveals Initial A350 Routes

Emirates has announced its first routes utilizing the Airbus A350, marking a significant expansion in their fleet capabilities. This move aims to optimize their long-haul services with enhanced passenger experience.


JAL Debuts Safran's Unity Seat on A350-1000

Japan Airlines has become the launch customer for Safran Seats GB's Unity seat, featured in its new Airbus A350-1000, enhancing passenger experience in business class.


Delta Launches A350 with 2024 Team USA Olympic Livery

In a significant reveal at Airbus' Toulouse facility, Delta Air Lines introduced its A350-900 aircraft, featuring a custom Team USA Olympic Games livery, marking an ongoing partnership with the US Olympic and Paralympic Committee until 2028.