Airbus A340

Want To See What An A350 Looks Like? Airbus A350 Photos!

Boeing and Airbus have a long history of healthy (and not-so-healthy) competition.  The success of Boeing’s twin-engine 777 made it economically infeasible for airlines to operate the 4-engine Airbus A340.  It took Airbus a while, but they finally stopped taking orders for the plane in 2011 due to lack of demand. The A350 was/is Airbus’ answer to the Boeing 787.  It’s been on the drawing board for almost 10 years now and it’s much closer to reality.  There’s a good Wikipedia page with particulars on the A350 and some marketing […]