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AIRBUS A350-900

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A359
Aircraft
Name A350-900
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 A350-900
AIRBUS A350 XWB


AIRBUS A350-900

AIRBUS A350-900 AIRBUS A350-900 3D

Description

The A350-900 is the first A350 model and seats 314 passengers in a three-class cabin and 9-abreast layout. It has a standard design range target of 8,100 nm. The −900 is designed to replace the Airbus A340-300. The A359 is a member of the A350 family of aircraft.

Technical Data

Wing span 64.75 m212.434 ft
Length 66.8 m219.16 ft
Height 17.05 m55.938 ft
Powerplant 2 x R-R Trent XWB (374kN)
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) 150 kts IAS 220 kts IAS 300 kts IAS 300 kts MACH 0.82 TAS 487 kts MACH 0.85 IAS 250 kts IAS 240 kts Vapp (IAS) 155 kts
Distance 888 m ROC 3000 ft/min ROC 2300 ft/min ROC 1600 ft/min ROC 1400 ft/min MACH 0.85 ROD 1500 ft/min ROD 3000 ft/min MCS 220 kts Distance 888 m
MTOW 268000268,000 kg
268 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL431 ROD 1500 ft/min APC D
WTC H Range 77507,750 nm
14,353,000 m
14,353 km
47,089,895.048 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving A359

None on SKYbrary

Further Reading