Brazilian TAM will deploy the 1st Airbus A350-900 on a domestic route as soon as it is delivered next December.
In January/2016, it will fly the aircraft domestically between São Paulo Guarulhos and Manaus.
In March 2016, TAM will begin São Paulo Guarulhos-Miami A350 flights.
In April 2016, it will start Guarulhos-Madrid A350 service.
TAM will be the 1st airline in the Americas to operate the A350 and A350 pilots are currently flying its A330s. They will go through 60 days of training on the A350, which will take place both in flight and on the ground.
Based on the article “Brazil’s TAM to fly A350 to Miami and Madrid in 2016” published in ATW