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AIRBUS A350-900

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Name A350-900
Manufacturer AIRBUS
Body Wide
Wing Fixed Wing
Position Low wing (winglets)
Tail Regular tail, low set
WTC Heavy
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 A350-900

AIRBUS A350-900 AIRBUS A350-900 3D


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 <br />
Length 66.8 m219.16 ft <br />
Height 17.05 m55.938 ft <br />
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)
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
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 <br />268 tonnes <br /> kg Ceiling FL431 ROD 1500 ft/min APC C
WTC H Range 77507,750 nm <br />14,353,000 m <br />14,353 km <br />47,089,895.048 ft <br /> NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving A359

None on SKYbrary

Further Reading