Airbus A350-900 Aircraft Price


Airbus A350-900 Aircraft Price

Airbus A350-900 Aircraft Price. Back again in an aircraft price talk. As we all know, Airbus A350-900 or also known A350 XWB (extra wide body). Become very popular these days. Not only many airlines finally received its fleet, but also this aircraft is very important to the industries. The A350 series become so light weight. Because 53% of aircraft structure made by composite. As a result, one thing for sure is outstanding fuel performance. Airbus claims this is more than Boeing 787 Dreamliner series.

Per September 2016, Airbus had received about 810 A350's orders from 43 customers around the world. That is huge number compare to 'fail' Airbus A380-800 series. First flight did in June 2013. The aircraft received EASA and FAA certification in 2014. Later on entered service in January 2015. At the time Qatar Airways is the first operator as well as a launch customer.

During its introduction to potential customers. Airbus announced that they will release three variant of Airbus A350 series. The -800, -900 and -1000 variants. Mostly distinguished by seating capacity and power plants tuning. Currently the aircraft only available in Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engine. According to source, Rolls-Royce records highest engine output ever in XWB engine series.

Based on purchase agreement and Airbus' release. The Airbus A350-900 has a price tag for about USD 308 million. The data came from 2016 fiscal year. About 2-3 percent increment from last year. Even higher price tag in A350-1000 series, it is about USD 356 million. While the smallest variant (A350-800) is about USD 273 million.
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