Air France First Airbus A350 Delivered! (My Shortest Delivery Flight)
Air France has taken delivery of their first A350-900. Registration F-HTYA, it is the first of 28 on order. Join me on this video to see some of the highlight of the Air France A350 delivery including insights from the Airline Group CEO Benjamin Smith and Air France CEO Anne Rigail. The Air France A350 delivery flight is the shortest delivery flight I’ve taken with just an hour of flying time from Toulouse to Paris. On arrival at Paris CDG, the brand new plane received a grand welcome by the waiting crowd.
The Air France A350 aircraft features a three class layout with 324 seats, including 34 full-flat Business, 24 Premium Economy and 266 Economy Class seats. Air France’s A350 is powered by 2 Rolls Royce XWB-84 engines. The first Air France A350 schedule flight to Abidjan on October 7th.