A350-1000 goes up to 480 seats

A350-1000 goes up to 480 seats

With the A380 about to leave the stage by late 2021, Airbus has got itself a new high-capacity seat airliner. On November 27, the A350-1000 has been certified by the European Union Safety Agency (EASA) to operate with 480 seats, up from the previous maximum of 440....

Starlux Airlines makes a splash

A little known airline today announced an order for 17 A350s (12 A35K and five A350-900).  Taiwan-based Starlux is an airline startup. The A350s come after an earlier order for 10 A321neos set for delivery in 2019. The airline plans to start service in 2020. This...