Airbus has begun final assembly of the first A350-900 for Singapore Airlines at its facilities in Toulouse.
The aircraft MSN26 is the first of 70 A350 XWBs ordered by the airline and is scheduled for delivery in the first quarter of 2016.
The A350 XWB will form a major part of the future Singapore Airlines fleet and will be operated on the carrier’s medium and long-haul routes.
The aircraft is now being moved in from the initial fuselage section joining phase to the wing junction, start of cabin installation and first power-on.
Based on the press release “Singapore Airlines’ first A350 XWB takes shape”