Sumary of Airbus rolls out first A350 from Tianjin facility:
- Airbus has delivered the first A350 from its widebody completion and delivery centre in Tianjin, taking additional steps in the expansion of its global footprint and long-term strategic partnership with China.
- The A350-900 aircraft was delivered to China Eastern Airlines, the largest Airbus operator in Asia and second largest in the world.
- At the end of June, China Eastern Airlines operated an Airbus fleet of 413 aircraft, including 349 A320 family aircraft, 55 A330 family aircraft and nine A350 aircraft.
- “I’m proud that Airbus successfully extended the capability of the widebody centre in Tianjin to the A350, the latest new generation aircraft, at such a difficult time of global aviation,” said George Xu, Airbus China chief executive.