Airbus Receives EASA and FAA Type Certification for A350-1000

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Airbus SE (AIR.FR) said Tuesday that the A350-1000 received type certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency and the Federal Aviation Administration.

The certification for the twin-aisle, Rolls-Royce engine-powered plane came less than a year after its first flight, Airbus said.

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"We now look forward to deliver the first aircraft to Qatar Airways by the end of the year," said Chief Operating Officer Fabrice Bregier.

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November 21, 2017 10:09 ET (15:09 GMT)