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AIRBUS A350-800

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A358
Aircraft
Name A350-800
Manufacturer AIRBUS
Body Wide
Wing Fixed Wing
Position Low wing (winglets)
Tail Regular tail, low set
WTC Heavy
APC D
Type code L2J
Aerodrome Reference Code 4E
RFF Category 9
Engine Jet
Engine count Multi
Position Underwing mounted
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 4


Manufacturered as:


AIRBUS A350-800

AIRBUS A350-800

Description

The A350-800 is to seat 270 passengers in a three-class configuration with a 9-abreast seating, and have a range of 8,300 nm. It is designed to compete to directly replace the Airbus A330-200. The A358 is a member of the A350 family of aircraft.

Technical Data

Wing span 64.75 m212.434 ft
Length 60.54 m198.622 ft
Height 17.05 m55.938 ft
Powerplant 2 x R-R Trent XWB (337 kN)
Engine model Rolls-Royce Trent XWB

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
Descent
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
Approach
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS 487 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance m ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH 0.85 ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance m
MTOW 248000248,000 kg
248 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL430 ROD ft/min APC D
WTC H Range 82608,260 nm
15,297,520 m
15,297.52 km
50,188,713.947 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving A358

None on SKYbrary

Further Reading