Monday, May 12, 2014
A350 Nears Deliveries, Passes Wet Runway Test
[Aviation Toady May 12, 2014] The A350 XWB has completed certificate testing to demonstrate its ability to operate on wet runways, Airbus said. Airbus said the A350 is progressing well through testing overall as well, and is on track for entry into service during the fourth quarter of 2014 with Qatar Airways.
All four A350 certification-testing aircraft have completed over 350 flights, accumulating nearly 1,600 flight-test hours.