Airbus A350 XWB facts for kids

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Airbus A350XWB
Airbus A350-900 during its first flight on 14th June 2013
Role Wide-Body jet airliner
National origin Multi-country
Manufacturer Airbus
First flight June 14, 2013
Status Being produced and being used by airlines
Produced 2010-now
Number built 8
Unit cost A350-800:US$254.3 million
A350-900:US$287.7 million
A350-1000:US$332.1 million

The Airbus A350 XWB (XWB standing for Extra Wide Body) is a type of airplane built by European aerospace company Airbus. It is a long-ranged aircraft with two engines and a wide body. It is predicted that the plane will be able to hold and transport 250-350 passengers in a first class, business class, and economy class or a normal 3-class setting. In January 2015, the A350 entered service with Qatar Airways.

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