Airbus announced the delivery of the first A350-900 in China Southern Airlines, who becomes a new operator of the latest Airbus and has ordered 20 copies.
The China Southern A350-900 is equipped with a modern and comfortable cabin 314 places Configuration of three classes: 28 business classrooms, 24 in Premium economic class and 262 in economy class. This new aircraft will initially be set up by the company on its interconnected internal lines Guangzhou in Shanghai and Pekin, before serving the destination internationalWhen it was commissioned in April 2017 when it became the 45th A350 family buyer, China Southern Airlines hoped to receive six aircraft in 2019, six in 2020, four in 2021, and the last four in 2022. A350 in "Big China" after China Air, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Hong Kong Airlines and China Airlines in Taiwan.
Headquartered in Guangzhou, China Southern manages the Airbus fleet 335 devices, including 282 A320 family aircraft, 48 A330 and A3 family aircraft 5 A380 (figures at the end of May 2019).
To date, the firm orders that A350 XWB has recorded from operators in this region represent more than a third of the total sales of this type of aircraft. At the end of May 2019, the family A350 XWB recorded a total of 893 solid orders of 51 buyers all over the world, becoming the most popular line of broad body of all time.